VICTORIAN CARVED SHELL DIONYSUS CAMEO BROOCH CIRCA 1880. Large hand carved cameo brooch. It is genuine Victorian - Circa 1880.
The fabulous subject cameo is. The Greek God of Wine. With a young female - possibly his wife. Olympian god of wine, vegetation.
He was depicted as either an older. Bearded god, or as a. Long haired youth as in this cameo. He was the son of Zeus and.
A mortal mother - Semele. The ornately decorated frame is. The bullmouth shell cameo has. The brooch has a safety chain for. It weighs 19.3 grams.It is in very good condition. 51mm across and 61mm down. That's 2 inches by under 2 1/2 inches. PLEASE SCROLL BACK TO THE TOP TO VIEW THE CAROUSEL OF IMAGES OF THIS LOVELY BROOCH.
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