It’s all in the wrist action at Adam’s fine jewellery sale

From the Renaissance to the 1940s, bracelet jewellery from bygone days retains a timelessness all its own

29th November, 2020
This sapphire-set cuff by Italian maestro Mario Buccellati is a headline piece

At Adam’s, a fine display of bracelets demonstrates the impact of fashion over centuries. A headline piece for the wrist is a magnificent sapphire-set cuff by Italian maestro Mario Buccellati.

Recalling the work of Renaissance jewellers, the wide-hinged cuff bangle is composed of textured gold leaves accented by circular-cut sapphires, the central flowerhead set with a circular-cut sapphire pistil and petals, mounted in silver and 18K gold, signed M Buccellati. Dating from circa...

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