29031863.jpg
Antique & Vintage Cameos

ANTIQUE 9K GOLD FINELY CARVED SHELL CAMEO BROOCH c1820 CUPID CHARIOT & LIONS

450.00

An antique 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts) brooch, holding a finely hand carved natural shell cameo of Cupid / Eros riding a chariot drawn by lionesses.

A lovely little carving...so collectible & wearable too!

CONDITION: Generally very good. Slight signs of detail wear commensurate with age and use. Clasp, pin itself & safety chain old replacements. May benefit from a gentle clean.

DATE/MARKS: Around 1820/30. Not marked.

DIMENSIONS: 33 x 25 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.

WEIGHT: Approx. 6.3 grams.

Add To Cart
29031863.jpg
29031864.JPG
29031865.JPG
29031866.JPG
29031867.JPG
29031868.JPG