Antique Cameo Brooch With Pearls Circa 1900
Antique cameo brooch with pearls, 9 karat gold, circa 1900.
This brooch displays a centre oval gold mount with bezel edge set with female portrait, in relief, carved from shell, encased inside protective glass with chamfered edges. The lower oval tier is surrounded by a halo of pearls.
Condition is good with no damage. Pearls are intact, well-matched and secure. Gold shows minor surface wear. This fine and impressive piece comes complete with safety chain attached.
- Hallmarks: The gold is hallmarked with impressed marks including maker, gold quality, and the half-moon crescent symbol
- Dimensions: 4.5cm in length. Oval measures 2.3cm x 2cm
- Weight: 8.5 grams
- Ref: N191