Fresh looking, soft wear is noticeable only on close inspection. Silver and rose gold setting has a bright patina with minor surface wear, no dents.Tests for 800 silver and rose gold plated. Made by hand or in small groups of similar styles, vintage jewelry is individualistic with its own special story. Style of design and finish to silver shows this bracelet was French made. Rose gold design contrasts both in relief and in color from the delicately textured base. Oval shape of bangle allows for firm fit that keeps design upright on your wrist. Uncommon antique and vintage pieces are often highly collectable because you are not likely to find another one. While some uncommon pieces have garnered a cult following, others are so uncommon that they do not have a large fanbase. The latter type may not be considered collectables, but they are lovely, one-of-a-kind finds.
Antique and vintage pieces have been passed through generations, so it's not often you find a piece that has been maintained in its near-original condition. Such pieces are not only higher in value, but they are also more collectible, as they carry the history of past owners but do not show it. They reveal what the piece would have looked like when it was first created, giving us an insight into a bygone era. _gsrx_vers_1292 GS 8.3.6 (1292).