Description & Technical information

Of cartouche form with bombe sides, the panels of carved banded brown and cream agate, gold cagework mounts chased and engraved with foliate scrolls and shells, the thumbpiece set with a line of diamonds, rubies, emeralds and sapphire, contemporary fitted case.

Weight: 160.5g

Date:  1835
Period:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  Russia, St. Petersburg
Medium: Gem set, Gold mounted agate
Dimensions: 7.8 x 6 x 4.2 cm (3¹/₈ x 2³/₈ x 1⁵/₈ inches)
Categories: Jewellery