A reverse-carved intaglio dog brooch. The circular rock crystal cabochon, carved and painted to depict a chihuahua, with mother-of-pearl reverse and rope-twist surrounds. Diameter 2.8cms. Weight 7.6gms.
Overall condition good. Scratches/wear in keeping with general age and wear.
Some water damage to reverse-intaglio, slight paint loss.
Mother-of-pearl in good condition, with flashes in a range of hues.
Localised scratches to reverse.
Rock crystal with minor abrasions.
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