Gold Brooch with Agate Cameo and Pearls.
19th Century.

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Gold Brooch with Agate Cameo and Pearls.<br/>
19th Century.
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Cameo on brown agate featuring a young woman looking toward the left. The artist intricately sculpted the white vein of the agate to bring the delicate profile to life. The young woman is wearing a dress from the 17th century with a laced bodice and ruffled collar. This woman from high society has her hair pulled back in a bun and is wearing a diadem and earrings. The gold mounting is highlighted with pearls and topped with an intricately sculpted scrollwork motif. Weight: 0.7 oz (20 g) Gold Mark: Horse head, from 1838. Height: 2.2 in (5.5 cm) Width: 1.3 in (3.4 cm) Late-19th century craftsmanship. Price: 2400€ REF: 3320


Gold Brooch with Agate Cameo and Pearls.
19th Century.