Vintage shell cameo depicting a lady.

Vintage Shell Cameo Pendant and Brooch

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Price:
(CAD) $325.00
Availability:
Usually ships next business day

Product Description

Vintage shell cameo depicting a lady with a bow in her hair and flowers on her shoulder, set in a rolled gold frame. 

The frame is surrounded by a fine twisted rope design and has both a roller catch brooch fitting and a pendant bale for versatility.

We think cameos are interesting and a superb vintage icon. 

Wear this cameo to keep your favorite scarf in place or to brighten up a boring outfit.  

 

Date: circa 1940's

Condition: Good 

Weight: 8.9 gm

Dimensions: 4.4mm x 3.2mm

 

Did You Know?

  1.  The cameo is carved from a stone or shell composed of layers of different colours.
  2. A design or figure is carved in relief on an upper layer of the gemstone or shell and the lower level thereby serves as a contrasting background.
  3. All cameos are cut in relief, the design being carved so that it stands out above the surrounding background.