Athena the Goddess of Wisdom. In this beautifully carved shell cameo, Athena is seen with a crescent moon behind her and her owl perched on a branch in front of her. The details are quite compelling with bits of symbology everywhere you look. It is set in a simple rosey gold frame.
Measurements: 2.13" x 1.76"
Materials: Shell, and 14k gold.
Era: Late 1800's
Condition: Good Antique condition, the cameo has no cracks or losses.