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A large oval cameo brooch set in gold filigree frame with figure of wingèd goddess strewing flowers with cupid, torch in hand, riding on back, design of the cameo same as that on one large medallion on 52.981.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth G. Norton

Italian, mid-19th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

5 x 6.3 x 1.7 cm (1 15/16 x 2 1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.982

Medium or Technique

Gold filigree and shell

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches