Antique Napoleon III Agate Pearl and Enamel Yellow Gold Cameo Brooch For Sale
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Antique Napoleon III Agate Pearl and Enamel Yellow Gold Cameo Brooch

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This brooch comes directly from the mid 19th century. It was made in France circa 1860 under the reign of Napoleon III (1852-1870). It features a carved agate cameo depicting a woman looking to the right wearing a rose and some pearls in her hair. The impressive brooch is adorned with a black enamel frieze inspired by the Ancient Greek art. The geometric frieze is interspersed with seeds pearls. It is in excellent condition. The brooch is made in 18kt gold and controlled with the French hallmark: the horse’s head, used in France between 1838 and 1911. We can also see the maker’s mark J.L on the pin holder. Circa: Napoléon III, circa 1860 Weight: 35.2 gr Metal: 18kt gold and enamel Stones: 24 seeds pearls Condition: Very Good Hallmarks: French – the horse’s head and the maker’s mark J . L Dimensions: • Length: 5.7cm / 2.2 in long • Width: 4.7cm / 1.8 in large • Height: 1.7cm high All our items come with either a gemmological report or a jewellery report with circa and all useful information.

Details

  • Metal
  • Stone
  • Condition
    Good
  • Dimensions
    H 2.2 in. x W 1.7 in. x D 1.8 in.H 55.88 mm x W 43.18 mm x D 45.72 mm
  • Length
    1.8 in. (45.72 mm)
  • Weight
    35.2 g
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    7852
  • Reference Number
    LU105235981492
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