Jewellery, Watches, Antiquities and Objects of Vertu (24 November 2020)

Date of Auction: 24th November 2020

Sold for £320

Estimate: £400 - £600

An 1830/40s hardstone cameo brooch, the rectangular cushion-shaped agate carved to depict the profiles of Bacchus, the god of wine and his wife Ariadnae, within a filligree and foliate mount, lacking fitting, brooch length 32.5mm. £400-£600

Footnote

Found by metal detector in Friar Wadden, Dorset.