The most famous example of repousee is the death mask of Tutankhamun from ancient Egypt’s Eighteenth Dynasty.
Here are two fabulous examples to show you what I mean.
You can see what I mean when looking at the back of these two pieces.
Rest assured, both the necklace and pin will remain intact for the next generation of collectors.
*The Amethyst and Citrine Repousee’ Necklace is in the private collection of Michael J. Bruno, proprietor of Windham Antique Center.
*The Sylvan Swiss Landscape is in the private collection of Nicholle Mogavero