Antique Victorian English Cameo Pin

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Antique Victorian English Cameo Pin Pendant

This very large Victorian shell cameo Antique Pin and pendant measures three inches long and two inches wide. Artistically carved 'en relief' over a century ago this tri-dimensional shell cameo exhibits several tender white and pink colored layers, mounted within a highly ornate, flora inspired 18ct yellow gold frame. Cameo pendants were amongst the neck ornaments in vogue throughout the 1860's and the 1870's, worn on gold chains, on strings of pearls, or on velvet ribbons. This fascinating cameo depicts a magnificent rendition of two mythological female figures with a high relief floral garland securing a multitude of waves and ringlets. A symbolic high relief moon crescent of mythological significance is displayed above the two figures, both in classical attires. This beautiful pale-pink over-toned, three dimensional shell cameo pin and potentially Victorian ..More

This very large Victorian shell cameo Antique Pin and pendant measures three inches long and two inches wide. Artistically carved 'en relief' over a century ago this tri-dimensional shell cameo exhibits several tender white and pink colored layers, mounted within a highly ornate, flora inspired 18ct yellow gold frame. Cameo pendants were amongst the neck ornaments in vogue throughout the 1860's and the 1870's, worn on gold chains, on strings of pearls, or on velvet ribbons. This fascinating cameo depicts a magnificent rendition of two mythological female figures with a high relief floral garland securing a multitude of waves and ringlets. A symbolic high relief moon crescent of mythological significance is displayed above the two figures, both in classical attires. This beautiful pale-pink over-toned, three dimensional shell cameo pin and potentially Victorian Necklace of superbly sculptured artwork is equipped on reverse with a base metal pin and retractable clasp and a retractable ovular bale of substantial width offers versatility of wear as a pendant and makes the perfect statement when worn on an impressive lapel. This lovingly worn Victorian English cameo pin and pendants shows an imperfection on the top which does not detract from the intricate beauty of the carving while the frame is stamped inside with the purity mark '18ct' denoting English origin.

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Measurements: 3in(L) x 2in(W)
Weight:35.5g
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