Hera
 
 
  • MATERIAL: LAVA, 15 KT GOLD TESTED, 0.50 CTS OF SAPPHIRES, SALT WATER PEARLS.
  • DATE AND ORIGIN: 1850/1860 ca ITALY.
  • CONDITIONS: MINT
  • MEASURES: 2 2/8 " x 1 7/8" INCLUDING THE FRAME.
 
 
This is a cameo of surpassing beauty.Another museum quality piece, the carving is perfect and vey crispy and detailed, the frame, 15 kt gold, is very elaborate and finely chiselled, with genuine sapphires and salt water pearls. The lava stone is in perfect conditions with no chips or cracks, the era of this cameo is Victorian, about 1860/1870 . Ararest cameo very desirable collectors' piece.