Saulini Portrait of a Lady
 
 
  • Material : Sardonyx Shell
  • Size: 1 30/32" by 1 22/32"
  • Date and Origin: Circa 1840 Italy, frame could be English, 18 K gold. Signed on the left front "Saulini F.".
  • Conditions: Tiny dents on the frame. Original fitted box.
Museum Quality Cameo depicting probably a noble English Lady. Signed Saulini F. The "F" stays for Fecit (latin) and means "made" or "by the hand of". Saulini cameos are rarest and hard to find, as the collectors know. This one is an artwork. The frame is wonderful and made of 18 k gold. This is an incredible work of art,  very detailed cameo, carved by an artist and signed.  Saulini's have made the real History of the cameo's carving art.  Rarest cameo and subject very desirable collectors' piece.