Stunning 19c Antique Large Carved Shell Cameo Hebe Zeus Gold Signed Amazing Nr For SaleThis cameo is MAGNIFICENT.Splendid 19thcentury Antiquehand carved naturalshellCameo carved inrelief to of"Hebe", goddess of Youthstroking the neck of Zeus in the guise of an eagle as she serves him nectar ~the elixir of immortality.The cameo is stunning and one of the most beautiful I have ever seen. The carving is precise, with no visible signs of wear and set into a fine 9k yellow Gold frame with gold rope enhancement around the edge.On the reverse the originalgold pin and"C" clasp are in excellent working condition. There are markings on the reverse of the cameo as well and I have tried to photograph them for you to decipher. It appears to be "XXXXX Oly" Please use the photos as your offerding guide.Cameo measures an impressive 2 1/8" x 1 3/4"I have other fine and costume jewelry from this estate and I will combine shipping!!
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