VICTORIAN 9K SHELL CAMEO 3 GRACES PIN BROOCH PENDANT
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VICTORIAN 9K SHELL CAMEO 3 GRACES PIN BROOCH PENDANT Description : Masterfully hand carved cameo that depicts The Charites, figures of Greek mythology known as "The Three Graces" . Every detail is carved to perfection! In Greek mythology, a Charis is one of several Charites, goddesses of charm, beauty, nature, human creativity and fertility. They ordinarily numbered three, from youngest to oldest: Aglaea ("Beauty"), Euphrosyne ("Mirth"), and Thalia ("Good Cheer"). In Roman mythology they were known as the Gratiae. The solid 9K gold frame hugs securely this magnificent example of history, sparkling diamond adorns this cameo in the center of the flower bouquet. This diamond is set in the 5 prongs buttercup setting. This diamond is extremely clear and white that produces a great amount of shine (as you could see in the pictures). At this time, I'll let the (enlarged) pictures do the talking... Condition : PERFECT! Pin works perfect. Diamond is securely set HALLMARKS : 9CT DIMENSIONS : 2 1/8" with bail by 1 1/2", diamond is 2mm in diameter. WEIGHT : 11.5 grams We sell antique and vintage items that were used, we try to describe all the items to the best of our ability, so bid accordingly. ALL SALES ARE FINAL! Thank you!