London, South Kensington
27 June 2006
A 19th century gold-mounted hardstone cameo necklace
Each oval cameo depicting classical scenes including: Zeus and Venus, Venus embracing Eros beside his chariot with doves in attendance, and the seated figure of Erato with Eros, circa 1830, backchain deficient; and an Edwardian gold, half-pearl brooch designed as five graduated swallows on a curved bar, circa 1905 (2)
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