Victorian 15 Karat Gold Mounted Shell Cameo Brooch
Made in England, circa 1870
The Cameo depicts Perseus rescuing Andromeda, his future wife, from the sea monster Cetus. In Greek Mythology, Perseus is one of its greatest heroes. He was the son of Zeus, slayer of Medusa, and founder of Mycenae.
Dimensions: 2″ x 2 1/4″