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    Sale 5893

    Jewels at South Kensington

    14 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 94

    A late 19th century gold mounted shell cameo brooch

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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