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Carter, Howe amethyst cufflinks. (J9436)

Carter Amethysts

Elegant amethysts set in gold.  The antique gold has a slight ruddy blush that plays beautifully against the regal purple of the gemstones.  Created by Carter, Howe & Co. in 14kt gold circa 1900.

Carter, Howe amethyst cufflinks. (J9436)

These cufflinks are finely crafted and secured on the cuff with sturdy curved bridges and ample bean backs.  The bean backs are hand-engraved in flowing Victorian script with the initials of the original owner, "F.C.S."

The bridges are stamped with the maker's mark of Carter, Howe & Co. (an arrowhead enclosing a small "C").  Carter, Howe (later succeeded by Carter, Gough) was an esteemed maker of fine cufflinks, stickpins and other jewels during the Victorian era and early 20th century.

Name:  Carter Amethysts

Cost:  $645

Measurements:  The oval tops of these 14kt gold cufflinks are just over 5/8" by 3/8".  The cufflinks weigh a total of 6.8 grams.

Carter, Howe amethyst cufflinks. (J9436)

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