Antique Edwardian 14k White Gold And Shell Cameo Pendant Pin Bird Bezel
Antique late Edwardian to early Art Deco solid 14K white gold fancy carved shell cameo pendant pin with a hinged bale. Beautifully detailed carving with back swept hair with flowers, a deep intaglio carved eye, tiny straight dainty upturned nose and balanced chin and lips. She also has flowers draping down from her hair and additional carved flowers on her shoulder attached to her layered blouse. Fancy 14K white gold frame with small intricate filigree work and hand applied bird shaped white gold elements on each corner of the octagonal frame. Size is 1 3/4″ tall including the small bale by 1 3/8″ wide. Weight is 8.3 grams. Weight is the gold. The cameo is very, very light. EXCELLENT, ORIGINAL CONDITION. No cracks or wear to the cameo. The carving is still very crisp and detailed – not worn down. No damage or repair. An absolutely gorgeous antique estate cameo for any discriminating collection. Wear as a pin or just add a chain for a stunning dangle necklace.