This lovely antique cameo brooch is crafted in soft tones of creamy white and pale pink. Set in a tested 18k gold frame the piece can be worn as either a brooch or a pendant The bale for the pendant can be folded to hide it while worn as a brooch. The frame is a twisted design, while the cameo at the center is carved from a pale conch shell. Lovely detail in the woman's portrait. She has an upsweep hairdo with tiny roses, a few flowing locks, and a draped neckline. Stunning piece of the past, sure to become a family heirloom.
Size: 1.5 x 1.25 oval; 9 gram weight; Excellent Condition; Circa: 1900