Antique Cameo Gryllus Brooch 18k Gold Carved Hardstone Agate 5 Images 19C (6887)

Antique Cameo Gryllus Brooch 18k Gold Carved Hardstone Agate 5 Images 19C (6887)
Antique Cameo Gryllus Brooch 18k Gold Carved Hardstone Agate 5 Images 19C (6887)
Antique Cameo Gryllus Brooch 18k Gold Carved Hardstone Agate 5 Images 19C (6887)
Antique Cameo Gryllus Brooch 18k Gold Carved Hardstone Agate 5 Images 19C (6887)
Antique Cameo Gryllus Brooch 18k Gold Carved Hardstone Agate 5 Images 19C (6887)

Antique Cameo Gryllus Brooch 18k Gold Carved Hardstone Agate 5 Images 19C (6887)

18k Gold and hardstone agate carved cameo. Measurements: Weight is 6.8 grams. Brooch measures 1 3/8 X 1 1/8 inches. Cameo measures approx 6/8 X 5.5 inches. Description : Carved cameo gryllus in an elaborate gold openwork mount of foliage and fluted scrolls.

5 images in 3 levels are carved from a single agate hardstone. By turning the cameo around 360 degrees, one can see all the images. They depict Jupiter, Venus, Pan and a ram with a shell in the center. The shell and ground are a warm toffee-colored brown and the faces are in the white layer of the stone.

Grilli are rare forms of cameo and highly sought after. They depict a number of images or portraits that meld and merge into each other. Nice, clear carving and great use of the color variations of the stone. C-clasp, typical of the antique period. Marks and Metal: No marks, typical of jewelry of this age.

Gold was acid tested to ensure metal purity. Condition: Good with negligible wear commensurate with age. Please see enlarged pictures and don't hesitate to ask questions which we will do our best to answer. We are reliable as our record shows, and we guarrantee everything we sell. Add Me to Your Favorite Sellers.

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The seller is "brendaginsberg" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.


Antique Cameo Gryllus Brooch 18k Gold Carved Hardstone Agate 5 Images 19C (6887)


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