This is a hand carved Italian Shell carved in Italy by a master carver. The profile is of the Goddess DEMETER - This is a beautiful 14kt rolled gold (new) cameo carved from sardonyx shell. The shell profile is exquisite and the details are incredible. The cameo is about 2 3/4 inch long and about 2 inches wide. LARGE) Demeter is the goddess of corn, grain, and the harvest. Demeter is the Goddess that make the crops grow every year. She is the goddess of the earth, agriculture, and fertility. All agricultural products are sacred to her.