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Renaissance silver and coral cameo pendant of a lady

£380.00 Approx $472.64, €440.84

Code: 11405

This is a delightful late Renaissance silver pendant, set with a coral relief cameo of a lady. The gem is cut with a front-facing bust of a lady, dating from the 1600s, set within a silver dogtooth frame. The main design is crafted with filigree beaded wire, with the lower loop for a pearl drop.    

OBJECT: Cameo pendant

CULTURE: Renaissance

DATE: 17th century A.D.

MATERIAL: Coral and silver

SIZE: 27mm x 15mm x 4mm

WEIGHT: 1.94 grams

PROVENANCE: From a private collection, London.