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The D.F.B. Co. "CARMEN" Gold Filled Expansion Bracelet

Lot reference 19618343

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Current bid $56
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Location: United States
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
Shipping to United States: $8.16

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$56 Bidder 2469
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$25 Bidder 2469
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WWII Era gold filled multicolored crystal rhinestone expansion bracelet

Type: Bracelet
Material: Gold-filled
Material Fineness: 14 ct.
Gender: Women
Size: Current size 5" it expands 7"
Total Weight (in g): 23.4 grams
Condition: Good condition - used with some signs of wear
Period: Before 1980

This auction is for a vintage WWII era, The D.F.B. Co. "CARMEN" gold filled stretch-expansion bracelet.

Measurements: Stretched 5" expands 7" (12.5cm to 17.5cm) Expandable band measures 12mm wide. Bracelet face measures 22mm across.

Total Weight: 23.4 grams

Hallmarks: The bracelet is marked THE D.F.B. CO. CARMEN MADE IN USA.
"CARMEN" is the style of the band and the bracelet was first made around 1900. Carmen band bracelets can have many types of faces

-DFB Co. = D.F. Briggs Company, Attleboro, MA. which began around 1892 and changed its name after 1922 to Briggs, Bates, & Bacon.

The D.F. Briggs Company manufactured their popular sweetheart bracelets, called “Carmen” bracelets with the mark “D F B CO” at first. Then in 1922, they became Briggs, Bates & Bacon Co. Therefore, Carmen bracelets were available during World War I (1914-1918) are marked differently than those made from 1922 and for World War II (1939-1945) and beyond.

Condition: This bracelet is in good vintage condition.

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Member since: December 20, 2016
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