Victorian 14k Gold Woven Snake Serpent BraceletSKU: 8630
This slender serpent bracelet has a body of beautifully woven 14k gold thread that seamlessly transitions to the tail and head. The head is scaled with incredible detail and the forked tongue can be seen. The woven gold is fitted over a very flexible rod making this bracelet wearable on any size wrist.
The snake or serpent often symbolizes eternity. The roots of this belief dates back to ancient Egypt. The original and most common depiction is a snake devouring its' own tail, the ouroboros. The ouroboros makes its' first appearance in King Tuts tomb. The meaning would have been that time flows back into itself. Eternity, unending time.
Measurements: 1/4" at widest, length 15-1/2"
Hallmarks: None, tested 14k
Condition: Some shallow indentations otherwise in excellent condition.