Antique Victorian 10k yellow gold cameo brooch pin. Measures 1-5/8" x 1-5/16". Natural genuine hand carved shell measures 1-5/16" x 1". Beautiful hand chased engraving on the wide mounting. Features a lovely carving of a woman in profile with ribbons in her up-swept hair. Lovely detail, in exceptional well babied condition. No chips or cracks. Faint stress lines may be visible under magnification with strong back lighting- indicative of the characteristics of natural shell. Hallmarked "10K" on the clasp. Circa 1900.