ANTIQUE VICTORIAN 15K GOLD FINELY CARVED SHELL BACCHANTE CAMEO BROOCH c1870
ANTIQUE VICTORIAN 15K GOLD FINELY CARVED SHELL BACCHANTE CAMEO BROOCH c1870. A superb antique solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) brooch, set with a very finely hand carved natural shell cameo, depicting a classical bacchante with expertly detailed grapes & vine leaves in her hair, the natural layers of shell being used for contrast. Such a wonderful quality carving... Immensely collectible & so wearable! CONDITION : All original and very, very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. DIMENSIONS : 52 x 47 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter. Please don't forget VAT is payable on all items apart from gold coins! See below for further details. The item "ANTIQUE VICTORIAN 15K GOLD FINELY CARVED SHELL BACCHANTE CAMEO BROOCH c1870" is in sale since Tuesday, May 22, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Cameos". The seller is "nalfie" and is located in Sale. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Australia.
- Metal: Yellow Gold
- Metal Purity: 15k
- Material: Shell