Antique Victorian 10K yellow gold filigree star goddess of the night cameo brooch pin pendant. Depicts a classic Roman or Greek beauty with unusual star head dress. 10k gold basket weave filigree mounting measures 1-1/2" x 1-1/8". Natural hand carved shell (white foreground with a brown back ground) measures 13/16" x 1-1/8". Pendant attachment hinges fully, safety clasp pin back marked "G" in diamond shaped hallmark, (JA & SW Granbery- Newark, NJ). Has a folding bail so that it can also be worn as a
A divine Neo Classical Cameo from the 1910s, showing a Greek Goddess with flowing hair and peplum, set in fairly a massive 10k gold frame. The portrait is FAR above average, with the Goddess's features absolutely ravishing, including a delicate nose following the curve of the forehead, as required by tradition. The piece is heavy and chunky. (9 g!) The shell is intact, and the cameo can be worn either as a pendant (ring at the back) or as a pin. Hallmarked 10k on the fastener Tests positive for 10k.
I'm back with another Pin Pendant, this one a Sun Goddess glows from layers of silver plated handwoven wire. It took 6 feet of wire, to create this 2 1/3 inch wide piece. It can be worn as a pin brooch or on the 20 inch silver plated chain that comes with it. Tiny black beads embellish and create the tiny earrings that the sun goddess wears. Worn on a lapel, it will be remarked upon when ever worn. This will be mailed to US customers, in a discreet first class box. For customers who want it faster,
Burnished sterling silver circolo bezel set flora cameo pin and pendant with a rolo link chain necklace. This cameo represents the Goddess of flowers and fertility. (232FB02N) $398.* 40x30mm hand carved Italian Cameo* Signed on the back by the carver* Weighs approx 19.7 grams* Lobster claw clasp on the 18" circle link chain necklace* Can be worn as a pendant or as a cameo pin* Pendant measures 2" x 1 5/8"* Comes in a nice gift box
One of our finest cameo pieces, this shell is expertly carved. The attention to detail shows in the unusual, east to west orientation of the shell, and the use of natural color gradation to accent the scene of the piece. Another sign of quality: the Roman Goddess as a theme, shown not in profile but in motion, being drawn along in her chariot. This can be worn as a pin or a pendant. Cameo is the art of carving a layered material, creating a portrait or landscape with the difference in the colors. While
Antique vintage Art Nouveau (we believe) carved shell cameo goddess or muse done in high relief. It is encased in 18kt gold pendant/brooch combo Marked '750' with an approx. TW of 3.6 grams. It measures 1 1/4" x 7/8". it is in excellent condition but had some surface grime that cleaned right off. We gladly accept offers on all of our merchandise.
The Psyche takes flight in this burnished Sterling Silver cameo heart pendant and necklace which can also be worn as a brooch. (N7735) 18" $379* Sweet heart shaped pendant, with depiction of Psyche (Greek Goddess of the soul)* Hand-carved and signed by the carver* Finest Carving detail in carnelian shell* Weighs approx 9.1 grams* Measures just over 1 1/2" x 1"* Lobster claw clasp* Also wear as a Pin or brooch by folding down the bail* More Cameo Jewelry shown below
A white faced goddess with dark raspberry colored Eudyalite, featuring close cropped waves and spiral curls. Eudyalite color is best represented in first photo Measures 2-1/8" x 1-1/4" (54x32 mm) Sterling silver pendant bail Can be worn as a pin or a pendant. Includes 18" black cord. Created using copper foil wrapped stained glass technique
This versatile Victorian Carved Shell Cameo set in 10K Gold can be worn as a pin or a pendant. A Greek key design accented with leaves in four directions surrounds a woman in profile with up swept hair. She wears a swirling tunic like a Greed goddess, the color of the shell imparting a coral highlight in front. A wing accent appears behind her shoulders. It has two holes, the purpose of which I'm unsure. Perhaps at one time they held gemstones? The bale swivels, so that it can be hidden if the cameo is worn
M+M Scognamiglio® Cornelian Floral Lady Cameo Pendant M+M Scognamiglio 70mm Cornelian Floral Lady Cameo Pendant Does quality not quantity define your fashion savvy? If you fancy yourself a one-of-a-kind - kind of gal, then you’re going to love this handcarved cameo pendant. Paired with a sleek, sterling silver chain or a casual leather cord, you can wear it with your day-to-night favorites. Large pear-shaped orange cornelian shell cameo handcarved with a lady's profile and floral accents Due to the
The ancient Greeks called her the goddess Athena; the Romans, Minerva. She represents wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilization, justice and just warfare, strength, strategy and skill. We feel that Ruby Lane's tribute to Breast Cancer Awareness is the perfect time to offer this specific goddess in cameo to you. A sensitively, lovingly carved shell cameo, it is set in a beautiful frame of 18kt yellow gold, marked 750, European mark for 18kt. The superb attention to detail shows itself especially in the fine
For your consideration is a vintage pink shell cameo pin/pendant. Hand-carved out of pink conch shell, this lovely likeness of a Greek or Roman goddess is bezel-set in a 14 karat yellow gold mounting. The pin closes with an early safety clasp (circa 1910) and the pin-stem extends slightly beyond the mounting. Faintly readable on the safety is "14K" and the pin acid tests 14 karat gold. There is some etching on the back which could be the engraver's mark. Most of the back of the cameo is covered with fine
All of our pieces are 100% authentic vintage or antique, we do NOT sell reproductions or copies. Large antique Edwardian 10k rose gold cameo brooch pin pendant. Absolutely gorgeous details, this hand carved natural shell cameo depicts (Greek) Demeter, or (Roman) Ceres: Goddess of the Harvest, identified by the chaff of wheat accent in her head dress. The brooch measures 2-1/4" x 1-3/4", the shell itself measures 2" (50mm) x 1-1/2". Set in a 10k rose gold mounting with beautifully engraved bezel. Hallmarked
This wonderful cameo, I believe of Goddess Flora, is a gorgeous treasure from history. It is signed "EE" on the very top of the cameos head; which can only be seen with a loupe. The cameo is outlined with dark blue. It has a loop at the top so it could be worn as a pendant. It also has a pin and clasp so it can also be worn as a brooch. It measures 43 mm in length; 33 mm in width. Her hair is adorned with flowers and what looks to be fruit. The frame is marked 9 CT on both sides.. I believe the cameo MAYBE
This large shell cameo brooch or pendant features a beautifully carved profile of Greek goddess Artemis. The cameo is set in 10K yellow gold with rope detailing. The cameo measures 49mm long and 40 mm wide or approximately 1 7/8 inches long and 1 1/2 inches wide. The cameo can be worn as a pin but also has a bail attached at the top so it can be worn as a pendant. The cameo is in very good condition with no observed defects. There is an area to the side of the gold frame is pushed down around the cameo. The
Every woman should feel like a Goddess and a beautiful piece of jewelry works wonders toward that feeling. This estate Victorian 14K gold cameo pin or pendant features the classic profile of Flora, the Goddess of flowers and spring. In Roman mythology, she symbolized the renewal of life. As a cameo, she symbolizes great craftsmanship, fine carving and relief work. She has lovely features, detailed hair, and an optimistic poise. The carved shell cameo is set in a 14K yellow gold frame surrounded by delicate
According to "Wiki" Demeter was the Greek goddess of the harvest, who presided over grains, the fertility of the earth, the seasons and the harvest. Her Roman cognate was Ceres. This beautiful cameo with soft pink and white coloration is quite lovely and the neutral colors would make it easy to wear with anything. She measures 1-1/4" x 1" and her gold frame tested at 10K. Like most pieces of its time, the pin extends beyond the frame. There is an early safety clasp closure. The folding pendant bail is quite
Welcome Spring 1/2 Price Sale. As sweet as a peach, this 10K coral cameo packs a mighty punch. The soft pastel hue of this cameo can best be likened to peach ice cream and nicknamed "Dreamsicle"--as in that delicious treat that was a summertime favorite for many of us long ago. The carving is a left facing depiction of the Roman goddess Ceres (Greek Demeter). The cameo is set in a 10K yellow gold bezel with a twisted gold ribbon surround. There is a brooch pin with early locking clasp and a fold down
This hand carved cameo is gorgeous. The three layers of shell are apparent in this carving. The Cameo is 2 3/4" (70mm) and is set in Italian silver with enhancer (5mm) and pin attachment. It is signed by the artist, "Giutes" and has the naming of "Marte e Diana" which depicts the God Mars (the god of war) and Goddess Diana right next to him. Strands of pearls, omega, chains, not included. Comes packed in a black velvet box and certificate of authenticity for gift giving. Welcome to CASCO Cameos, LLC. CASCO
A lovely antique Victorian hand carved shell cameo depicting the popular scene of Hebe feeding Zeus, the God of Gods appears as an Eagle, where the Goddess is pouring from an urn into a dish with the eagle patiently waiting by her feet. Set in a solid silver(tested) frame to be worn as a pendant or a brooch. Measures approx. 2 inches by 1 5/8 inches in great condition, one faint line to the back(enlarged by the photo) not visible when view from the front, mentioned only for accuracy. Both the top loop and
Another wonderful cameo that I purchased from a long time collector in New Jersey. This one, I believe, dates to the 1920's and is made of hallmarked 14 karat white gold and carved shell. The subject matter is that of a gladiator, or Roman soldier, which is carved beautifully. A customer has suggested that this may be a representation of Athena (Roman goddess of war and wisdom). This collector had the highest standards when purchasing her collection. The soldier is encased in a filigree style white gold
For sale is this unusual, signed 10k Wedgwood cameo that is not only a brooch, it has a fold down loop so you can wear it as a pendant, if desired. The filigree frame measures 1 1/8" x almost 1 1/2" and is surrounded with tiny seed pearls. The image appears to be a goddess with linens over a fire pit. It weighs 7.2 grams and all pears are intact & the Wedgwood cameo is not chipped or cracked. See 2nd last picture that shows missing lock on clasp that in no way affects the use of a "C" clasp. It dates to the
Description: Simply stunning, exquisitely hand-crafted Victorian revival in Edwardian era brooch and pendant featuring an exceptional hand-carved, multi-layered, two-dimensional pink shell cameo in magnificent high relief that has been bezel set within an etched, octagonal 12 karat gold mounting. Artist: Unknown. Composition: Queen's conch shell and 12- to 14 karat gold (the frame tests 12k while the bale tests at 14k). Period: Circa 1900. Origin: Italy. Marks: None. Weight: 7.2 grams. Condition: Excellent.
This large and beautiful hand carved cameo depict is a quite rare subject of Demeter, the Goddess of Agriculture, holding her son Ploutos, the God of agricultural wealth, in a harvest scene. The shell is of lovely cream color with a dark tan background and the carving is very finely done. Set in a gold gilt frame to be worn as a pendant or a brooch, the pin back could use some minor adjustment but is working as is. Measures approx. 2 1/4 inches by 2 inches by 3/8 inches deep, in very good condition. as
This lovely piece dates back to the turn of the 20 century around 1900. It features a hand carved pink coral cameo depicting Goddess Demeter with her signature wheat crown. Set in a solid 10K (marked) pink gold frame to be worn as a pendant or a brooch. Accented by four(4) lovely creamy white half pearls, quite exquisite. Measures approx. 1 1/2 inches by 1 1/4 inches, in very good condition, pin back also marked 10K and is in good working order. as always!
This hand carved salmon red natural coral cameo depicting the Goddess Hera, it is set in a solid 10K rose gold (marked) frame to be worn as a pendant with the top fold down bail, as well as a brooch with the locked in pin back. The frame is decorated with lovely hand engravings all around, typically seen in the 1900-1910s. Measures approx. 1 1/16 inches by 7/8 inches exclude the top bail, the pin back is in good working order. Over all in excellent condition, as always!
Lovely antique Edwardian hand carved shell cameo depicting Goddess Psyche with her signature butterfly wings, both on her shoulder and on her hair. Beautifully carved. Set in a solid 14K yellow gold (tested) frame to be worn as a pendant or a brooch. The frame features stylish geometric pattern, quite exquisite. Measures approx. 2 1/4 inches by 1 3/4 inches in very good condition, both the pin back and the top fold down bail are in nice working order. as always!
A Lovely vintage hand carved shell cameo features the Goddess Hope, with a bright night star adorn her hair, set in a solid sterling silver(tested) frame, which can be worn as a pendant or a brooch. Measures approx. 2 inches by 1 1/2 inches. In EXCELLENT condition without damage or repair. as always!
Absolutely wonderful and lovely antique Victorian hand carved Day and Night shell cameo features Eos Goddess of the Day and Nyx Goddess of the night, accompanied by the royal eagle, Zeus the God of Gods. Day and Night is perhaps one of the most desirable and sought after Victorian cameo subjects, this one is particularly nice for it includes a lot of the desirable components and symbols collectors are looking for. On Eos side we have morning glories, who bloom in the daytime, decorating her hair. On Nyx