Classic Art Deco, this yellow 14 karat gold pin has a romantic flair. The four sides are decorated with traditional bows, giving it a feminine appearance. The shell is intricately carved, with wonderful details in the hair, this piece can be worn as a pin or a pendant.
Cameo is the art of carving a layered material, creating a portrait or landscape with the difference in the colors. While traditionally done in shell, banded onyx has been used in cameo work - particularly in Greece and Italy - for hundreds, if not thousands, of years.
Metal: 14 Karat Yellow Gold
Gem: Natural Shell, likely conch.
Measurements: 44 x 32 mm
This item has been acid tested in our shop to assure the quality of the metal.
At the time of sale, our jewelry is shipped with a certificate of authentication and/or an appraisal for insurance purposes. Each ring has been identified and graded by a Graduate Gemologist who has been certified by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA). We have three brick and mortar storefronts in Massachusetts and New Hampshire and have been in business for over 25 years!
Utterly Romantic Art Deco Cameo Pendant or Pin