A neoclassical agate cameo. Bust of a Niobid. End of 18th century - Beginning of 19th century16 x 21 x 9 mmDraped female bust, facing left. The figure is characterized by a hair gathered from two bands. The subject is inspired by a famous marble sculpture (Uffizi, Florence) and it was executed by N. Marchant for a sardonyx intaglio. Small chip on the edge.