Regency Period Harlequin "Classical Muses" Cameo Brooch

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This brooch blew me away when I first saw it... There's just so much about it... The harlequin gemstones, the regency period filigree goldwork, the cameo - of course!
Details
Of the Period
Regency
Place of Origin
United Kingdom
Date of Manufacture
Circa 1810
Period
Early 19th Century
Metal
15k Gold
Yellow Gold
Stone
Amethyst
White Diamond
Emerald
Ruby
Turquoise
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
1.02 in. H x 1.14 in. W
3 cm H x 3 cm W
Weight
5.2g
Dealer Location
Sale, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU17322771433
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1stdibs seller since 2015
Located in Sale, Cheshire

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