Saulini Studios Double Cameo Oceanus – Romulus & Remus c.1850

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An incredible Saulini Studios double cameo carved Bullmouth Helmet shell.

Italy, Saulini studios, circa 1850

15 x 11 x 9.5cm

Out of stock

Description

Magnificent Saulini Studios Double Cameo antique Bullmouth Helmet Shell from Rome. With Oceanus and Romulus and Remus Verso at Nicholas Wells Antiques Ltd

Double cameo deeply engraved with Oceanus / Neptune deeply carved profile bust with a dolphin in his hair and within a border of overlapping reeds, the reverse carved with the symbol of Rome, Romulus and Remus suckling from a wolf.

Literature on Saulini Studios

Rowan and Rowan / 19th century Cameos / page 89 / signed example shown.

Financing is available on request via Art Money.


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