Stunning, early Victorian 14K Gold and Brown and White Stone Cameo Pin & Earring Set with Hair Locket. The set dates to circa: 1850. All three antique Victorian Cameo's are tremendously carved depicting the profiles of young woman, each with elaborately carved hair. The carved Cameo Earrings show two opposite facing female profile, with an ornate hair design and possibly flowers, fruit and beads. Each with a dangling Earring, beads around the neck and flowing bodice. The large carved Cameo Brooch / Locket depicts an absolutely stunning profile of a young woman with a highly detailed hair design which also may include flowers (Roses??) and with curls dangling down her neck. The texture of her hair and smoothness of her flawless skin is a wonderful juxtaposition. All three antique Cameo's are set in gorgeous, identical wide ornate 14K Gold frames with a rope motif bordering the ovals. Interestingly, the Cameo Brooch pivots from left to right in the center. Also note the beautifully and lovingly woven hair design inside the Locket on the reverse side, covered with a clear crystal. The Brooch has its original C-Clasp and the Earrings are unique to have still have their original pierced wires backs. The set was assayed to determine the carat at 14K. The Hard Stone Cameo's are white against a soft brownish-pink background. The colors vary from more pinkish to brown. Is an absolutely stunning, three piece, Victorian Cameo Pin and Earrings Set, in very good condition. The Set shows exceptionally well in the photos (note some photos a bit blurry though most quite detailed). Photographs were taken with and without a camera flash. The antique Cameo Locket - Brooch is large, measuring 1 3/4" x 1 3/8". The antique Cameo Earrings are a good size, measuring 1" x 7/8".
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