10K yellow gold carved shell cameo brooch or pendant - signed.
Carved shell cameo of beautiful lady with curls, ringlets and dangle earrings wearing a corsage on the shoulder of her dress. There is a hidden hinged bale on the back which converts the brooch into a pendant if desired. The cameo is bezel set in a twisted rope and 1/8" wide slightly beveled border.
The cameo measures 1-1/2" x 1-1/4" x 1/4" with a safety catch pin and weighs 8.29 grams. The back is marked 10K and a makers mark which looks like a crown within an oval. There are also scratched marks AM 8127 205/25 and the hinged bale is marked with and 'n' inside a hat shaped line.
This exquisitely carved vintage cameo of a lovely lady is in excellent condition to add to your jewelry collection or to give as a gift.