Rare Scene Antique Victorian Butterfly Cameo. Lovely large Cameo with unusual scene of Psyche feeding a butterfly. Good size at just over 2" (5cm) tall by 1 3/4" (4.3cm) wide. Set in a high carat gold frame with twist rope border. Steel pin and c clasp.
Signed on the rear can't make out the signature unfortunately. Condition: Three stress lines at 11pm on the front.
The rear looks cracked but it isn't, it's just a "layering" of the shell formation. You will receive a full description on company letter-head along with your invoice and your item will be packed in a hard case and two bubble envelopes. Describing Precious Metals and Stones We use industry standard methods for calculating stone weights and / or colour (if stated) in set jewellery using measurements, calculations and comparison. We do not remove stones from their settings to determine size or colour.
ALL Gold and or Platinum stated precious metals that bare no stamp or hallmark are tested using a non-destructive electronic testing device. All silver is acid tested. ALL Weights & Measures are Approximate. Unless otherwise stated, any dimensions and estimated weights of gemstones in this description have been determined without unsetting the stones and are, therefore, to be considered only as a probable because of limitations imposed by the mount. The item "Victorian Butterfly Cameo Cupid & Psyche Rare Scene High Carat Gold Mount Signed" is in sale since Thursday, May 9, 2019.
This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "shopatrubyandjules" and is located in Bolton Lancashire. This item can be shipped worldwide.