The Three Graces Brooch - Retro Gold Tone Genuine Carved Shell Cameo Pin - Vintage Circa 1960s Era Fashion Accessory Greek Mythology Jewelry
Timeless vintage circa 1960s era gold tone cameo brooch! This classic brooch features a carved shell cameo, depicting the Three Graces from Greek mythology. The fashion accessory has a gold tone setting, with a classic pin backing. A fantastic fashion accessory from the 1960s!
ERA - Circa 1960s - Retro
METAL / MATERIAL - Gold tone, carved shell
MARKINGS / HISTORY - There are no markings, but this piece has been professionally tested.
The three Greek muses are known for their inspiration in literature, art and the sciences. Ancient Roman scholar, Varro, believed one of the goddesses was born from water's movement (Melete or "Practice"), one who could make sound by striking air (Mneme or "Memory") and a third who was embodied in human voice (Aoide or "Song").
CONDITION - Good vintage condition. Gold tone metal has been professionally polished & cleaned. Some wear to back of cameo. Amazing vintage cameo brooch!
SIZE / MEASUREMENTS - Brooch: 1 3/8 x 1 inches, Weight: 5.86 grams
PRESENTATION - Listing includes a complimentary MJV logo gift box, as shown in last photo. All other boxes are for display only.
AUTHENTICITY - Each item in our shop has been hand-selected and inspected by a GIA Graduate Gemologist.
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