IMPRESSIVE ANTIQUE PINCHBECK FINELY CARVED SHELL HIGH RELIEF ZEUS CAMEO BROOCH. A large-scale antique pinchbeck-type gilt yellow metal brooch, holding a very high relief natural shell cameo, very finely hand carved to depict Zeus, King of the Gods, with an eagle. Wow - such an impressive carving... Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Probable old repair to nose tip.
DIMENSIONS : 77 x 71 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter. All orders are sent professionally packed & fully insured for your peace of mind! Please don't forget VAT is payable on all items apart from gold coins! See below for further details.
The item "IMPRESSIVE ANTIQUE PINCHBECK FINELY CARVED SHELL HIGH RELIEF ZEUS CAMEO BROOCH" is in sale since Tuesday, October 31, 2017. 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.
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