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POST MEDIEVAL INTAGLIO

A blue glass intaglio, or more properly, a cameo, since the design is in relief. It dates from the late Post Medieval to Modern period. This decorative item was designed to be inserted into a ring or brooch or other personal ornament.The oval setting is made of bright blue translucent glass and has been made in a mould. This is evident from the concave reverse and the rounded edges to the design. …