Ruby and Diamond Bangle Bracelet
This bangle bracelet in 18K gold is composed of rubies and diamonds. Prong-set with cushion-cut rubies flanked by lines old old mine-cut diamonds, the hinged bangle is completed by three curving knife-edge bands joined at intervals. Lightly constructed and stackable, this versatile bangle bracelet offers both vivid color and sparkle.
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- Curator's Notes
Item #: BA-20164
Size: 6.75” interior circumference
Materials: 23 cushion-cut rubies (approximate total weight 2.80 carats); 48 old mine-cut diamonds (approximate total weight 3.85 carats); 18K gold
A form of aluminum oxide, fine rubies derive their vivid red hue from chromium, one of earth’s rarest elements. Chromium, present as a substitution of the aluminum atoms scattered throughout the mineral structure, radically alters the light absorption of the mineral, changing it from colorless to red.