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    Victorian Jet Cameo Pendant-Brooch

    The pendant-brooch features a Bacchanalian theme, depicting the god of wine with rams and grapes, accented by dangling flowers, carved in jet; the reverse completed by a pendant bail, pinstem and "C" catch. Gross weight 23.80 grams.
    Dimensions: 1-3/4 inches x 1-7/8 inches


    Condition Report*: Brooch
    Colored Gemstones: Jet
    Shapes: Cameo carving
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: Pendant-Brooch is carved in high relief. One of the carved grapes is chipped at the top. Circa 1890.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2007
    21st Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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