Peridots: the fascinating story behind August’s birthstone
Chanel's Les Brins de Printemps bracelet from the Les Bles (the wheat) collection, has a 5.7ct peridot surrounded by sheaves of wheat (POA). Discover more from the birthstone of August: http://www.thejewelleryeditor.com/jewellery/peridot-the-fascinating-story-behind-augusts-birthstone/ #jewelry #fashion
A retro aquamarine and diamond bangle bracelet, ca. 1945 - the hinged bangle with a top section centering a rectangular-cut aquamarine with openwork shoulders set with single, old European and baguette-cut diamonds and cabochon ruby detail; aquamarine weighing approximately: 50.00 carats; estimated total diamond weight: 4.80 carats; mounted in eighteen karat white gold; diameter: 2½in.