Not just another pretty face...this scenic hand-carved shell cameo pin is different. It features a lone woman walking across a little bridge. A house and trees surround her. It all looks very peaceful on this Victorian mini artwork.
The cameo frame is a twisting ribbon of gilded metal...the inside back is brass with an age-appropriate patina. Some of the gilt is worn and/or tarnished. A jeweler could probably polish this up somewhat. The secure rollover clasp on the back replaced a less-secure original ~C~ clasp this probably once had.
This cameo pin is good-sized at 1 3/4 inches across by 2 inches high. It weighs 12 grams. It's in very good antique condition. Circa 1890s.
Click on FAVORITE SHOP and be the first to see our newest listings.
6 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List
Peddlers of good old stuff and vintage estate jewelry
FREE DOMESTIC SHIPPING on all items. Layaway available. We ship within one business day. Welcome and enjoy your visit.