Annunciation's Angel
 
 
  • Material : Cornelian Shell, 15k gold tested. 
  • Size: 2 1/8" by just under 1 5/8"
  • Date and Origin: Circa 1850/1860 Italy, frame is English, 15 K gold tested.
  • Conditions: Mint.
Museum quality cameo depicting the Annunciation's Angel. Rare subject masterly carved, look at the pictures, you can even see his eye's pupil. His face, so sweet, is superbly rendered as his clothes and the wings, his curly hair, everything seems to be real. This is an incredible work of art,  very detailed cameo, carved by an artist  .  Rarest cameo and subject very desirable collectors' piece.