A small but exquisite hand carved shell cameo dating from the early 20th century, circa 1910. It has a drop down bail and pin back for wearing as a brooch or a pendant. The high relief carving, of a beautiful lady with an 18th century hairstyle. The frame is 14K yellow gold, stamped on the clasp. The brooch is 1" by 1 1/4". In excellent condition. Guaranteed to be as described.