Shell Cameo Pin

BACCHUS GOD of WINE ANTIQUE EARLY VICTORIAN GRAND TOUR SHELL CAMEO BROOCH PIN

BACCHUS GOD of WINE ANTIQUE EARLY VICTORIAN GRAND TOUR SHELL CAMEO BROOCH PIN

BACCHUS GOD of WINE ANTIQUE EARLY VICTORIAN GRAND TOUR SHELL CAMEO BROOCH PIN    BACCHUS GOD of WINE ANTIQUE EARLY VICTORIAN GRAND TOUR SHELL CAMEO BROOCH PIN
Unusual beautiful and early antique Victorian carved shell cameo brooch of the classical God Bacchus God of wine. Most likely to be a Grand Tour souvenir. This is a fine quality shell cameo skill fully carved in high relief and sympathetically incorporating the shell tones into the working of the cameo. Good subject matter it features a beautiful sultry youth, with flowing hair wearing a crown of vine leaves and thyrsus pine cone. It dates from around the 1850s, and is mounted into original pinchbeck metal frame with a rope twist.

It measures 1.75 x 1.5 ins. Good original antique condition, including good cameo. The cameo has a feint signature to the reverse. Please see photos for condition and type.

BACCHUS GOD of WINE - ANTIQUE EARLY VICTORIAN GRAND TOUR SHELL CAMEO BROCCH PIN. Unusual and beautiful early Victorian carved shell cameo brooch of the classical God Bacchus, God of wine. A fine quality antique cameo skillfully carved, there are feint traces of a signature to the reverse. A good quality antique cameo, it feauture a sultry youth with flowing locks and a wreath of vine leaves and a thyrsus pine cone.

Set in it's original pinchbeck type frame with a twisted rope decoration and frosted finish. Good antique condition including good cameo condition. Exceptionally fine in every sense. Personal Cheques from the U. To be fair to everyone, - We don't do that.

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  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Italy
  • Type: Brooch/ Pin
  • Sub-Type: Cameo
  • Metal: Pinchbeck
  • Designer: Victorian

BACCHUS GOD of WINE ANTIQUE EARLY VICTORIAN GRAND TOUR SHELL CAMEO BROOCH PIN    BACCHUS GOD of WINE ANTIQUE EARLY VICTORIAN GRAND TOUR SHELL CAMEO BROOCH PIN