Gorgeous find c1935-1950 from England is this shell cameo of dancing muses.
Beautiful Vintage Etruscan Revival Shell Cameo gold tone Brooch. The clasp opens easily and closes securely, in excellent condition. Dimensions are 45mm x 35mm.
The depth and texture of this piece will make it a true favorite for years. Pin it onto your lapel, coat, bag, scarf, jacket, or sweater to create your own personalized conversation piece. Pins and brooches make a unique gift for her.
Cameo is the art of carving a layered material, creating a portrait or landscape with the difference in the colors. While traditionally done in shell, banded onyx has been used in cameo work - particularly in Greece and Italy - for hundreds, if not thousands, of years.
$175.00 + Shipping
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