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Circa 1849 - miniature eye portrait.

The Eye of a Lady by Anonymous, ca. 1800. Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC / Art Resource, NY

The oval gold locket enameled with black and white pea-pod ornament at the sides is mounted on the lid with a sapphire cameo portrait of Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1603) and with an onyx cameo bust of Cleopatra with the asp on the back. Inside there is an enameled miniature of Charles I (1600-1648) facing front with a melancholy expression, wearing sash of the Order head standing out against a celestial blue ground. Locket: early 17th century, Cameo: second half of the 16th century.

Lovers eye Charm...Eye of Maria Miles Hayward Edward.

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Miniature eye portrait ring - circa 1800.

Gold pendant, the oval frame bordered with strapwork, flowers, fruit and leaves, enamelled green, blue and white with traces of red, surrounding a sardonyx cameo portrait of a woman, probably a Ptolemaic princess as Demeter/Ceres, veiled and wreathed with poppies, facing in profile towards the right. Suspension loop, and drop shaped sapphire hanging below. Cameo: 2nd/1st century B.C., Sapphire: 11th century, Mount:16th century.

Pin/Pendant engraved "E Little from J L 1834".

Sardonyx bust of a maenad, or possibly Ariadne, consort of Bacchus, head crowned with ivy , falling in ringlets to her shoulders, neckline draped, facing in profile towards the left. The border, ivy garland and robe in yellow-brown over white over brown layers within a bevelled border. In gold pendant, the frame with moulded edge surmounted by a chrysoprase between two rubies amidst scrolls. Cameo:1st century A.D., Pendant:c.1700.