This copper bracelet is created with the byzantine pattern; it is our best selling choice for both men or women. This ancient pattern is delightful to look at due to the intricacy and roundness of the design. It is extremely comfortable to wear because of its flexibility and roundness - this makes it an excellent choice for people looking for an arthritis bracelet for constant wear.
The roundness of the pattern makes it roll on the skin nicely, and because the bracelet is made from hundreds of rings, it fits and flows perfectly around the wrist. The bracelet is finished with a hand hammered 'S' clasp that is solid copper, as well as, strong, secure, and easy to do yourself with a little practice. This gives you a continuous unbroken ring of copper around the wrist; and they also work great stacked 2 or more wide, especially for men or those who like the look of a wide band.
Our copper bracelets are made from 99.9% pure jewelry grade solid copper, no platings or funny business.... We make byzantine chains in 4 different sizes, this listing is for the second smallest size we make, which is made from 18 gauge wire, you can see a comparison in one of the pictures.
The Byzantine Weave
This ancient chain weave is of unknown origin, it has been made for so long that no one seems to know who first created, or just how old it is. Evidence of this pattern has been found all over the world dating back over 2,000 years. This is one of the chain patterns which is evidence of decorative chain being used before chain was used as armor in the form of chainmail.Available Options:
Length: Sizing Explanation
- starts as just wire...
- we wind the wire into a coil, which is then saw cut into rings
- each ring is opened and then woven and closed into the piece of jewelry that you are looking at
- We then finish each piece with a hand hammered clasp.