A mid 19th century gold and shell cameo parure (5) (partially illustrated)
Lot 16
A mid 19th century gold and shell cameo parure (5) (partially illustrated)
Sold for £2,160 (US$ 3,630) inc. premium
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A mid 19th century gold and shell cameo parure
The bracelet composed of four shell plaques, each carved to depict a classical scene within a repoussé scrolling foliate and floral surround, accompanied by two brooches, a necklace and a pair of earrings en suite, necklace: one pear shaped cameo pendant deficient, earrings: one hoop deficient, lengths: bracelet 17.8cm., necklace 42.5cm., brooches 7.8cm., and 3.5cm., earrings 2.0cm., cased, (5) (partially illustrated)
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