An alexandrite gold bracelet
A 14 carat yellow gold bangle containing seven 'synthetic' alexandrite stones, each 10x8mm and claw set. Width 9.7mm, depth 7mm. Reverse is an open double wire, weight 13.4grams, Slide push in clasp. Hinges open, aperture 58mm. These stones change colour under different lighting. Deep purple under artificial lamp, blue under daylight, with an interesting mix when both light is available. Gift box supplied. Early 20th century. Note natural alexandrite are extremely expensive and the synthetic has been used for many years and offers the same properties.