Italian Silver Coated Nautilus Shell on a Naturalistic Base with Red Coral

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Italian 925 silver coated nautilus shell on a naturalistic base with four red Mediterranean coral branches. A beautiful example from the Creel and Gow signature lines of silver coated seashells. The silvering was done in Rome Italy and has the R&G Italy hallmark which was initially used when the Company was known as Ruzzetti and Gow. The four branches of coral are of the type Corallium Rubrum and were harvested from the Mediterranean. The beneficial nature of red coral has been well know since antiquity and includes healing properties, love and creativity.

Details

  • Creator
    Creel and Gow (Maker)
  • In the Style Of
    Rococo
  • Place of Origin
    Italy
  • Condition
    Good
  • Dimensions
    5.5 in. H x 6 in. W x 3 in. D
    14 cm H x 15 cm W x 8 cm D
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU153124157993
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