A 19th Century Italian Clava Cameo Brooch/ Pendant

A 19th century Italian Lava Cameo brooch/ pendant


This 19th Century Naples lava cameo pendant-brooch is hand carved from the molten lava of Mount Vesuvius.

The carving depicts a portrait of a Bacchanalian woman, in a gold frame (unmarked but tests as 9ct).

The piece has a the original fitted case with paper label for R. Petrucci Coraux, Carbees and Lava du Vesuve, Naples.

Measurements: 4cm excluding the pendant bale.

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