ANTIQUE VICTORIAN 18K GOLD FINELY CARVED SHELL HERMES / MERCURY CAMEO BROOCH. An antique solid 18 carat gold (tests thereabouts) brooch, holding a finely hand carved natural shell cameo of Hermes / Mercury, messenger of the Gods, in high relief. Such a beautiful little carving... Immensely collectible & extremely wearable! Slightest signs of wear & faint denting commensurate with age and use.
Pin itself an old metal replacement. Old solder repair just visible to base of mount, barely noticeable.May benefit from a clean. DIMENSIONS : 25 x 22 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 "ANTIQUE VICTORIAN 18K GOLD FINELY CARVED SHELL HERMES / MERCURY CAMEO BROOCH" is in sale since Friday, May 15, 2020. 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 North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.