You are viewing a lovely quality Italian carved shell Cameo portrait brooch made in the 1940's. The brooch measures 1 5/8" long by 1 1/4" wide. The Cameo frame is gold. It is marked on the clasp: 10K. The frame has a bale attached to it so you can wear it as a pendant upon a chain. The Cameo brooch weighs 7.8 grams.