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Jade bangle with gem-set decoration

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The bangle is hinged and has circular bands of gold around both the clasp and the hinge. The surface of this goldwork has stylized floral decoration in the quadrants and both bezel-set and prong-set gems.

Marks

Impressed 14 K(t) with an octagon on the clasp

Provenance

Purchased by the donors in the 1970s; Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Sataloff to the MFA, September 19, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Sataloff

Asian, about 1950

Dimensions

Diameter: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.636

Medium or Technique

Gold, sapphire, ruby, jade, and opal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets