Stuart (1542-1587) facing in profile towards the right. The frame is red with white details, and the back which is covered with a half-drop pattern of red and green stylised floral motifs and white quatrefoils is dated 1566, suspension loop, and formerly hung with pearl drop below. French, 1566.
Napoleon I cameo pendant. Double-sided pendant, the front set with an onyx cameo portrait of Napoleon I facing in profile towards the right, crowned with diamond laurel leaves tied with ribbons, the drapery at the neck similarly set with diamonds, fastened with a brooch bearing the cipher N and pinned with golden bees. The lapis lazuli plaque at the back bears a chased golden eagle gripping a thunderbolt in its claws. Mounted in a plain gold frame with suspension loop. Signed MORELLI.
Onyx cameo double portrait busts of a man and a woman side, facing in profile towards the right, The oval gold frame is enclosed within a green, white and black border of ivy leaves and the back is enameled with the arms of the husband impaling those of the wife, with the date 1314 below. Hanging pearl. Formerly Esmerian collection. Cameo: German, c.1640, setting 17th century.