Description & Technical information

Carved in pinkish-white on light brown agate with the right facing profile of the King to fore and Queen behind, both in Romanesque regalia, the King wearing short curled hair in the Roman style, sporting a diamond set laurel Victor's wreath crown, lines of diamonds about the shoulders and neck forming classical military attire, the Queen wearing a diamond bandeau and neckline frill of diamonds, gold border with dark blue enamel line, within a tongue and dart dark blue enamel frame spaced by claw set cushion cut diamonds, the brooch fitting, mounted in gold and silver.
Length overall 5cm / 2''
Length of cameo 3.7cm / 1 7/16''
Weight: 37.5g

Date:  1810
Period:  Early 19th century
Medium: Agate, Diamond, Enamel
Categories: Jewellery