A gold and shell cameo necklace and pair of earrings,
Lot 19
A gold and shell cameo necklace and pair of earrings,
Sold for £4,560 (US$ 7,664) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A gold and shell cameo necklace and pair of earrings, first half of the 19th century
The necklace composed of eleven shell cameos, graduating in size from the centre and depicting various allegorical and mythological scenes and figures, including Apollo driving his chariot and Cupid and Psyche, each within a beaded frame and connected by flowerhead links, the pair of pendent earrings en suite, necklace with subsequent back-chain, length 51.0cm., cased by Carrington & Co Ltd, 130 Regent Street, W.
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