14 July 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 812
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 700
A late 19th century gold mounted shell cameo brooch
The oval cameo carved to depict an allegorical scene of a women on bended knee with cherub seated upon her back bearing a whip, possibly representing the penitent Mary Magdalene, the gold mount with locket back, circa 1880
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