Extraordinary Edwardian 18k yellow gold cameo featuring a sardonyx hard stone cameo with a bust of a woman with very curly hair. Extremely detailed and wonderfully crafted, this brooch is highly unusual in that it was custom made to also be worn as a pendant. The elaborate pendant fixture is removable so it can be worn as a brooch. (see photos). This is an exceptional brooch or pendant!
Primary Stone(s): Sardonyx Hard Stone
Color: Predominately Lilac & White
Metal: 18k yellow gold - Acid Tested
Age: 110-115 yrs. apx.
Size: 2 - 2/8" x 1 - 6/8" Apx. - without the bail & 2 - 5/8" x 1 - 6/8" Apx. with the bail
The gold was acid tested.