This is a stunning hand painted cameo brooch or portrait brooch, set in gold which has tested for 12 karat. It has a safety latch on the pin and the pin does have a small bend to it. This dates 1840s-1860s. It measures 1~3/4" long. Stunning hand painted brooch features an expertly painted portrait on porcelain of a young woman, embellished with rosebuds. The patina has warmed to a true antique look.
Please note, Ruby Lane's calculated shipping is an estimate and sometimes can be intimidating. Rest assured, I only charge my actual shipping costs and will refund any excess you have paid. I sell vintage and antique items with a history; oftentimes items may show wear from a former life. I always try to note any serious condition issues. Layaway is available. A 20 percent non refundable deposit will secure the item and we will work with you regarding the length of the layaway.