Ivory Micro-miniature Ring | High carat gold ring, circa 1798 -1800, containing a virtuoso micro-ivory carving of warships engaged in battle, with cannons blazing. The vessels are set on a cobalt blue glass ground, in an octagonal glazed compartment, within a seed pearl surround. The frigates are inscribed in sepia ink with initials T and PG, for the Spanish ship Terrible and the British ship Prince George, engaged in the Battle of Cape Saint Vincent off the coast of Portugal in 1797.
Diadema camafeo de la emperatriz Josefina de Francia.
Cameo Portraying Emperor Tiberius Cameo: Roman, c. CE 14-37. Frame: Probably French, early 16th century. Cameo: sardonyx; Frame: enamel, gold, and pearl 8 x 5 x 1 cm (3 1/8 x 2 x 3/8 in.)