Antique Carved Ivory Cameo of Bacchus
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Directory: Archives: Estate Jewelry: Pre 1900: item # 146479
Please refer to our stock # 1334 when inquiring.
Third Floor Antiques
P.O. Box 223 H
Scarsdale New York 10583
This is a high relief, Victorian carved ivory of Bacchus,the God of Wine, circa 1880. Is is a true work of art, classical and well proportioned. The handsome face, the folded tunic, and the hair with draping vine leaves, render this a perfect representation. The back has the letters OEG etched into the ivory, perhaps the carver. It measures 1 5/8 inches across X 2 1/8 inches long. The depth is 5/8 inches. It is all original, and in excellent condition. The mounts are all gold.