Gold and malachite parure, 1830s and later
4,000 - 7,000 GBP
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- gold, malachite
Comprising: a necklace, designed as a series of malachite cameos depicting classical deities and nymphs, each within repoussé frames of scroll design, length approximately 460mm, links to reverse later added; a pair of pendent earrings of similar design, the cameos depicting Diana and Atlanta, later post and butterfly fittings; and a ring depicting the profile of a woman, size N1/2, later shank, some cameos cracked, fitted case for necklace and earrings.