Description

    Shell Cameo, Gold Jewelry
    The lot includes: one pendant-brooch with a shell cameo depicting a female painter with two cherubs, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 2-3/4 inches x 1-7/8 inches); together with seven shell cameos: one depicting a bucolic scene (Dimensions: 1-3/4 inches x 1-3/8 inches); one depicting a lady with a fan (Dimensions: 1-5/8 inches x 1-1/4 inches); one depicting a village scene (Dimensions: 1-1/2 inches x 1-1/4 inches); one depicting a lady dancing (Dimensions: 1-3/8 inches x 1 inch); and three depicting a lady's profile (Dimensions: 1 inch x 3/4 inch, 1 inch x 3/4 inch, and 11/16 inch x 1/2 inch). Gross weight 42.50 grams.


    Condition Report*:

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Shell
    Shape(s): Carved Cameo
    Count: 1 - 25

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: Pendant-brooch marked K14, completed by a base metal pinstem.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2016
    23rd-30th Tuesday-Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
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