One carved cameo brooch. Item is previously owned and is in delicate, but usable condition.
Each and every cameo is a work of art, hand carved into its chosen material. Their exquisite classic beauty has held the attention of generations, serving as popular gifts for Mother’s Day, milestone birthdays, and weddings, which are then usually passed down for similar occasions.
This particular cameo has been hand-carved into what appears to be a sardonyx shell. These have a background that are light to medium brown in colour, which offers the contrast between the white carved foreground and background colours. This cameo features a beautiful portrait of a woman, with three-dimensional aspects mostly found in the hair.
The top right hand corner of the cameo has a visible chip missing. This brooch is 2.5-inches in length and 2-inches wide and has a total weight of 17.8g.
The casing surrounding the cameo is has a karat stamp of 14k yellow gold.
This piece does not come with a certificate of authentication or appraisal.