14K yellow gold setting around this unusual large shell cameo
brooch framing the profile of a lady.
lady with a comparatively plain hair-do and manner of dress; not what you find on most cameos but rather in the
style of the Greeks or Romans.
She appears to be wearing a two piece tunic style dress, has a
matching head covering around her hair that is styled in a bun with long side ringlets hanging down along side her
The detailing is nicely done.
Simple in design, but a well made interesting
& unusual cameo.
The 14K frame is embellished with a twisted 14K rope chain edging.
This cameo can be a brooch or a pendant.
Unusual and unique style of cameo.
Condition: Excellent Late Victorian
Measures: 2¼" x 2"
Maker: Unsigned - Marked 14K
Cost: $325 -- Includes S/H