Rare Signed Cameo by John Nicholson, engraver to Queen Victoria C1852
Please refer to our stock # 2397C when inquiring.
Rare shell cameo in pinchbeck mount with typical long Victorian pin of William Tranter, signed by John Nicholson of Dorking, engraver to Queen Victoria and HRH the Duchess of Kent. We understand that this was exhibited at the London Exhibition in 1852 and Queen Victoria saw it and subsequently commissioned John Nicholson. This imposing Cameo measures 6cm x 5cm inside the mount. Comes in the original box. This brooch is unique and once sold cannot be replaced. Excellent condition. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED.