This lovely Cameo features a woman with soft curving facial features and upswept coiffed hair. The somewhat translucent cameo is bezel set and surrounded by a lacy wire filigree frame. A small cartouche on the reverse is marked Catamore 1/20 12K GF. Catamore was a family owned jewelry company in the North Eastern United States, from the early 1940's to early 1980's. Their jewelry is distinctively well made. This piece is in Excellent condition and typical of their 1950's era pieces. The cameo brooch measures 1 1/4".
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