A Victorian silver gilt mounted shell cameo brooch, depicting Saint Michael Archangel standing on the head of satan, after 'St Michael Archangel' by Guido Reni, rub set to a plain frame with twisted wire borders, with pin and 'C' catch, 66 x 55mm, 28.36g
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Sold for £340
Slight gap between the cameo and the frame in one place.
Surface marks/scratches/tarnish to mount.
Cameo a little dirty, would benefit from being cleaned.
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