PAIR of ANTIQUE 14K GOLD FINELY CARVED SHELL CAMEOS & CAMEO SNAKE CLASP c1820. A pair of antique solid 14 carat gold (tests thereabouts) slides, each holding finely hand carved natural shell cameos depicting a classical god & goddess riding on horse drawn chariots across the skies (probably Eos / Aurora & Helios / Apollo), held together by a central clasp (probably intended for a cloak), the hooks modelled as snakes / birds and set with a further carved shell cameo of a classical figure. CONDITION : All original and very, very good.
Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. 3.75 inches long overall (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 "PAIR of ANTIQUE 14K GOLD FINELY CARVED SHELL CAMEOS & CAMEO SNAKE CLASP c1820" is in sale since Friday, April 10, 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.