An exceptional carved shell cameo brooch of a veiled Athena adorned in olive branches and her faithful owl, set in a gold plated frame. Athena is the Greek Goddess of wisdom, strategy, and war. The intricate carving is very well done. It appears to date back to the late 1800's.
- It stands 3.8 cm tall.
- The brooch is in very good condition.
- It has a safety pin attached to secure the brooch.