Antique Late 1890's - Early 1900's Art Nouveau Bacchante Carved Shell Cameo Pendant.
This is an incredible pendant piece comprised of an oval shell cameo...... finely carved into the figure of a Bacchante female. This beautifully executed cameo is set into an exquisite Art Nouveau frame .....decorated with highly styled flowing leaves and vine (very characteristic of the Art Nouveau movement) finished with an oval shaped bale at the top. Oval bale will accommodate a lighter to mid weight neck chain. Yellow gold filled or rolled gold setting.
Pendant is unsigned.
Pendant measures just under 2inches high by 3/4 inch wide.
Excellent vintage condition. Outstanding!