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Art Deco Lamassu/Sphinx Glass Cameo Brooch
ABOUT THIS BROOCH
Egyptian Revival meets Art Deco in this stunning and exotic rarity from the 1920s. A winged lion with a human head--the Lamassu/Sphinx--is artfully hand carved in translucent apple green glass and presented with consummate Art Deco flair, in this fabulous and fantastical brooch, expertly hand fabricated in platinum and sparkling all around with 30 small bright-white European-cut diamonds. Total diamond weight, .80 carat.