Images of Medieval Art and Architecture
The Treasure of Saint Denis
Cameo of a Queen (Queen of Sheba)
Adapted from Félibien, Plate III, Item
Agate on which is represented the head of a queen. The border is veremil,
worked in filigree and set with precious stones.
Félibien, pages 541. Translated by Jane Vadnal.
- Taken to the Louvre, December 5, 1793
- Sold in 1798.
Louvre, no. 36, p, 212.
Created by J Vadnal, July, 1998