Antique 1890's - 1900 Art Nouveau Carved Bacchante Cameo Gold Filled Pendant.
This is an incredible piece comprised of an oval carved shell cameo of a Bacchante portrait in high relief.....exquisitely fashioned and set onto an intricate frame that is further embellished with leaves at the top. The beautiful carving with the leaves and vines wrapped through her hair is perfectly complimented by the continuity of the leaf design in this lovely frame work. Oval shape is gently concave when viewed from the back. Bale will accommodate a light to mid weight neck chain. Yellow gold filled setting.
Pendant is unsigned.
Pendant measures 2-1/8 inches high including the bale by 1 -1/4 inches wide.
Excellent antique condition. Divine!