17th Century Shell Cameo Vulcan Forge Pendant

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Of octagonal shape, the relief depicting Vulcan (Daedelus) creating a shield for Achilles.

A similar style drawing by Giorgio Vasari is at the Cabinet des Dessins in the Louvre

Renaissance revival blue and white enamel 22Kt yellow gold setting

Dimensions: with the frame 7.5 (wide) x 7.3 cm (high including the hook), the cameo 7 x 5.7 cm

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Place of Origin
    Italy
  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1650
  • Period
    Mid-17th Century
  • Seller Location
    Firenze, Italy
  • Reference Number
    LU1203093753
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1stdibs seller since 2010

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Located in Firenze, IT

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