This cameo represents the gorgon Medusa's head on a shield. The shield is called Aegis. It was used by Athena on a battle for protection. It was also prominent in the middle age on the shields of the knights and in front of castles for added protection.

 

- Reproduction of a cameo intaglio from Grand Tour, 17th Century.

- Handmade solid yellow bronze also called jeweler gold bronze medallion. 

- 14k gold filled chain

- Gold filled has 100 times more gold than plated thus does not rub or peel off.

- Nickel free

- Bronze bail soldered on top of medallion.

- The medallion is 28 mm x 28 mm

- Black enamel on the leave frame.

- Lobster claw clasp.

Gorgon Medusa Medallion

$85.00Price