SOLD Late Victorian Shell Cameo Horse & Dog Pendant
A beautiful and unusual pendant from the late Victorian period, c1890s. The pendant has a wonderful carved shell cameo as the centrepiece, that depicts a horse and a dog playing with each other. The carving is exquisite and there is much movement in the picture of the two animals. The pendant started life as a pair of earrings. One earring has been lost and this one has been converted expertly into a pendant. The fixtures are 9ct gold.
The pendant will come on an 18" 14kt gold fill chain.
Materials - 9ct Gold, Shell Cameo
Age - C1890s
Size - The cameo measures approx 11mm by 19mm with the bail adding an extra 5mm to the length
Condition - Excellent
Weight - 2.37g pendant only