This intriguing Victorian convertible brooch is sure to be a special addition to your jewelry collection! Composed of sterling silver, this brooch showcases a genuine carved lava cameo which features the beautifully crafted rendering of a woman. A sterling silver herringbone chain elegantly frames the cameo and an outer border surrounds both the cameo and its herringbone chain. This piece is equipped with a hinged pin and bar and barrel-style clasp. It can also be worn as a pendant by folding out the hidden bail and threading a chain through the bail. This piece has been professionally tested for sterling silver composition. Please note, as can be expected with any antique piece, the cameo bears a chip that is located on the woman's nose.
This brooch weighs 9 grams. The piece measures 1 7/32" (31.0mm) long and 1 1/16" (27.0mm) wide. The attached fold-out bail will accommodate up to a 2.1mm chain.
This piece has been professionally cleaned, and is ready for immediate wear!
We guarantee this piece to be sterling silver as tested. This piece has not been cleaned in order to maintain its original vintage integrity. Please check out the enlarged pictures.