ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SHELL CAMEO BROOCH FRENCH CIRCA 1880 18CT GOLD
This fabulous French 18ct Gold Victorian cameo brooch is Circa 1880.
A hand carved bull mouth shell cameo which is very well executed portraying a beautiful lady.
Flowers are set into her hair as well as her wearing a lovely pearl necklace, all hand carved in shell.
Cameo’s have been carved since ancient times with the most popular motif for a Cameo being the profile of a woman.
This lovely French cameo is stamped with the eagles head, this is a French hallmark.
A very well detailed cameo brooch which has a smooth finish, developed with age.
Steeped in history, a genuine Victorian piece.
This looks fabulous when worn!
It weighs 12.6 grams
It measures 41mm across x 49mm down
In excellent condition all round.
ITEM NUMBER 8362