Description & Technical information

Each with circular top centred by stylised flowerhead to ropework border, the central section composed of a gathering of angels surrounding a god riding four horses, suspending a series of chain tassels with foliate and urn shaped terminations, signed to the reverse, the tops detachable

Inspired by a pair said to be from Bolsena, Italy, 4th century BC, now in the Louvre, Paris. For a similar pair by Castellani see the Museo Nazionale Etrusco di villa Giulia, Rome

Weight: 65g

Date:  1860
Period:  1850-1900, 19th century
Origin:  Italy, Rome
Medium: gold
Dimensions: 11 cm (4³/₈ inches)
Categories: Jewellery