Cameo Jewel Box
 
 
  • Material : Gilt Bronze - Shell Cameos.
  • Size: 5 6/8" by 4"
  • Date and Origin: Circa 1860 Italy.
  • Conditions: Excellent, only one cameo has a stress line.
This is a rarest find. A gilt bronze jewellery box, encrusted with cameos of excellent quality. On the lid you can see an enormous cameo of a rural scene. Other cameos depicting rural scenes are on each side of the box. The box is entirely hand made and engraved, in the Rococo style. The size is 7 7/8" by 3 2/8". All the cameos are in excellent condition, only one on the front side has a stress line. This is a rarest piece from circa 1860. There is no key. A prestigious piece that can be displayed in a cabinet, or can contain your fine jewels or cameos. A rarest piece not to be missed.