A collection of lava cameo jewellery
Lot 52
A collection of lava cameo jewellery
Sold for £475 (US$ 767) inc. premium

Auction 19819: Jewellery
13 Mar 2012 11:00 GMT

Oxford
Lot Details
A collection of lava cameo jewellery
A collection of lava cameo jewellery
Comprising a bracelet of six oval linked vari-coloured panels, relief carved to depict Bacchantes, with fruiting vines in their hair, in plain gilt metal collet setting, and connecting links, an oval brooch carved to depict the Muse, Polymnia, a pair of earpendants, the hexagonal shaped cameos depicting bacchantes, on screw fittings, a smaller pair of earpendants with loop fittings, together with a naval crown set bar brooch.

Footnotes

  • The Nine Muses of Greek mythology were the Goddesses of the Arts and Literature and were also the daughters of Zeus.
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