ANTIQUE FINELY HAND CARVED CORAL DEMETER / CERES 3D BUST CAMEO HATPIN c1840
An antique hand carved natural orange coral cameo of Demeter / Ceres, with a low carat gold pin for wear as a hat pin.
A beautiful carving...extremely collectible!
CONDITION: Generally very good. Some signs of wear commensurate with age and use, a few small nicks & chips to cameo.
DATE/MARKS: Carving early/mid 19th Century. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 31 x 18 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. 8.8 grams.