Antique Victorian Bullmouth Shell Cameo Brooch Circa 1880. This gorgeous Antique Victorian cameo brooch features a surround modelled in Base Metal and an intricate central Bullmouth Shell carving of a lady with leaves in her hair. Cameos have been carved since ancient times and saw a revival during the Victorian era due to Queen Victorias fascination with the pieces. Bullmouth Shell was often used as a base for Cameos for its beautiful natural patterning which takes expert skill to carve.
A beautiful brooch and a stunning piece of history. MEASURES: Width 32mm x Height 37mm x Depth 8mm. Our Antique Jewellery is not kept on the premises for security reasons.
Should you wish to view an item please provide 48hrs notice enabling us to collect from our secure vault. The item "Antique Victorian Bullmouth Shell Cameo Brooch Circa 1880" is in sale since Monday, March 16, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Fine Jewellery\Fine Brooches & Pins\Other Brooches & Pins". The seller is "laurelle_ltd" and is located in UK.
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