Kingfisher craftsmanship reached its peak in the middle of the Qing Dynasty, and can be worn only by royal family. It is characterized by never fading, good gloss, and colorful colors, the production process is extremely complicated.
During production, the gold or silver pieces are first made into a pattern bottom support, and then a groove is welded along the edge of the pattern with gold wire. Artisan will apply an appropriate amount of special jewelry glue to the middle part, and skillfully paste the feathers of the kingfisher on the metal base made of gold and silver to form an auspicious and exquisite pattern. After that, gems will inlaid into the supporter, such as pearls, emeralds, red corals, agates, tourmalines, etc...
This bracelet has embodies the highest state of filigree craftsmanship, used eight crafts: pinching, filing, squeezing, welding, stacking, laying, weaving and knitting, which gives a three-dimensional shape and lifelike looks. Engraving techniques are also used in the bracelet circle, with Kingfisher techniques as decoration of the dragon. It is a masterpiece among the bracelets!
- Dragon pattern
- Fresh water pearls
- 18K Gold Vermeil
- Width 1.6cm
- Bracelet diameter: 56mm