The logo of Jewelry Findings manufacturer Guyot Brothers

Wing Bracelet

On August 21, 1934, William Boots, an employee of Guyot Brothers Company, Inc. of Attleboro, Massachusetts, received a Patent for a jewelry component he referred to as a bracelet of the wing type. A wing type bracelet looks like a cuff bracelet but it is constructed from multiple parts rather than simply being formed from brass strip stock.

A photo of the patented winged bracelet fully embellished with findings and pearls.
photo courtesy of

The two wings were tension mounted in an housing and were curved to conform to the wearer’s wrist. The spring action of the wings allowed for easily donning or removing the bracelet.

The housing for the bracelet, while not unattractive, is like so many other jewelry findings, just a base on which the jewelry designer can build the decorative aspects of the item and allowing space for the application of findings, stones, beads, pearls, or whatever other components are called for in the design. The wings were made in either solid brass or pierced brass, both of which also offered space for embellishment.


Phone 508-222-2000 Fax 508-222-3011 Email

Guyot findings home|
Contact information| About us| Irregular E-Letter| Jewelry Findings Glossary of Terms  
  Frequently Asked Questions| Online jewelry findings catalogs, Stamped filigree findings, Decorative findings, Charms and Novelties|
 the jewelry book shelf| jewelry and jewelry history| Site map| Privacy policy| Fun|

Always in demand by those who know and want the best.  (c) 2003-2017 Guyot Brothers Co Inc,   A jewelry findings manufacturer  
All Guyot Brothers products are
Made in USA