Description & Technical information

The dark brown-on-white hardstone carved with the left-facing profile of a black lady wearing rose diamond set bandeau, earring and necklace, her hair styled and held at the nape, to a bead and scrollwork gold frame of multiple spiral coils, spaced by eight cushion cut diamonds.
Length 5.6cm / 2 1/8''
Weight: 33g

Date:  1840
Period:  19th century
Medium: Agate cameo, diamond and gold
Dimensions: 5.6 cm (2¹/₄ inches)
Categories: Jewellery