This ruby and diamond bracelet contains 31 matched Burmese rubies with a total of 60 carats. The bracelet is on display at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. Myanmar (formerly Burma) is the major source of rubies and sapphires.
An art deco, emerald and white sapphire bracelet, circa 1930. Composed of openwork articulated links set with carved emeralds of foliate design, interspersed with circular-cut white sapphires, length 17.5cm.
An antique diamond and emerald bracelet, 19th century. Provenance: Princess Hanna of Liechtenstein (1849-1925). Source: Signature Styles: Fine Jewellery and Iconic Jewels from the 20th century. Bonhams, 6 December 2007, London.