This exceptionally beautiful cameo is a wonderfully attractive and finely carved example. The cameo portrait depicts a classical maiden, her finely featured face captured in profile.
The ladies elegant hairstyle perfectly offsets her fine features, creating a wonderfully graceful and stylish piece. This fine example has been masterfully hand carved with exceptional attention to detail and has an appealing depth. The delicate pink shell body forms the perfect background for the elegantly carved portrait, its translucency allowing the light to illuminate the design and beautifully contrasting the opaque cream-toned profile.This stunning oval-shaped shell cameo is set within a quality 9ct rose gold frame. The frame is beautifully detailed with ornately engraved radiating foliate panels which perfectly frame the cameo and magnificently accentuate the sparkle of the quality gold setting.
This piece is presented in excellent antique condition with no chips, cracks, breaks or repairs. The carved cameo is free from any damage and the gold setting is in superb condition. This piece has been very well cared for and presents spectacularly. This elegant pendant measures approx 39mms in height excluding the bail and 32mms in width. This piece has a total weight of approx 9 grams.The original bail remains in place so this piece is all ready to be suspended from your own chain. The bail is beautifully hallmarked with a 9ct stamp. The classic design, quality of craftsmanship and high grade of materials ensure this exquisite pendant will never go out of style. A stunning heirloom piece to pass through the generations. This exquisite piece would make a superb addition to any hand carved shell cameo or quality antique jewellery collection.
This expertly crafted timeless piece would. Make a perfect gift idea for the discerning admirer of fine quality jewellery pieces OR treat your self to a classic piece that is a true delight to wear.Rest assured, all items are professionally packaged to the highest of standards! International buyers are most welcome. Sorry, no personal cheques accepted.
All items are professionally packaged using quality materials. We individually hand select quality vintage, antique, well designed and hand crafted pre-loved items, and proudly offer our finds for sale. We aim to describe and visually represent our items as accurately as possible. Get images that make Supersized seem small.Tailor your auctions with Auctiva's. The item "ANTIQUE VICTORIAN 9CT ROSE GOLD CARVED CAMEO SHELL NECKLACE PENDANT 9GM 9K 375" is in sale since Sunday, December 6, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage, Antique Jewellery". The seller is "threetreefrogs" and is located in melbourne. This item can be shipped worldwide.