Description & Technical information

The oval bluish-grey on brown nicolo agate carved with the profile of a standing horse, its head bent low, framed within a fluted collet, the mount raised above tapering shoulders and featuring black enamel line and scrollwork decoration to the curved facetted gallery and to the underside with lozenge shaped scroll cluster around a cross, the shoulders with remains of engraved floral band, enamel losses throughout.
Weight: 5g

Date:  c. 1580
Medium: Gold and enamel
Dimensions: 1.5 x 1.1 cm (0⁵/₈ x 0³/₈ inches)
Categories: Jewellery