Large Antique Gold Tone Frame Carved Greek God Psyche Shell Cameo Pin Brooch
This antique Victorian era cameo is the Greek goddess Psyche, goddess of the soul and wife of Eros. She has butterfly wings in her hair or on her shoulders. The Greeks believe that the soul left the body in the form of a butterfly. Carved on a lumpy shell which adds interesting dimensions to the image and set on a flowing gold tone frame which mimics the bumpy quality of the shell. Measures approximately 2-1/2" by 2". Has a secure holding roll over style pin back. The item "LARGE ANTIQUE GOLD TONE FRAME CARVED GREEK GOD PSYCHE SHELL CAMEO PIN BROOCH" is in sale since Sunday, March 6, 2016. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Costume\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Cameos". The seller is "deja--voodoo" and is located in Santa Cruz, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.