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She's a little different, looking not only to the side but looking up with an air of elegance or great optimism. This art deco carved shell cameo pin or pendant is set in a beautiful solid 14K white gold etched bezel. Most of these are set in a filigree setting...this one is solid gold all around. She's expertly hand-carved with chiseled features, bobbed hairdo, and a beaded necklace that gets some natural color from the shell itself. A flower swirls around her. Hold her up to the light and you can see the
This 1930s cameo is so meticulously carved, her beautiful profile seems to rise off the shell background. Her face and sweeping hair have so much detail and depth...she's truly a miniature chiseled sculpture. This cameo beauty is set in a fine 10K yellow gold setting. It measures 1 by 1 3/8 inches. The back has a secure rollover pin. There's also a swivel loop so this can be worn on a chain. There's a 10K mark on the rollover head. The cameo weighs 6.8 grams. This Art Deco era cameo is in excellent
This vintage brass filigree Art Deco carved shell cameo necklace and pendant dates from the 1930s. It is. As can be seen from the pictures it is extremely feminine and dainty, and captures the essence of romanticism. The frame for the cameo pendant is created by very delicate brass filigree work, as are the lacy filigree links which connects the chain at the part where it is leading to the pendant. If you look at the filigrees as witnessed in the pictures you can see how it in and of itself is a work of
For sale is this very pretty, mint condition, 10k white gold filigree Art Deco cameo. It is rather large measuring 2 1/4" X 1 3/4" and weighs 16.1 grams. It has a wonderfully hand carved profile of a really beautiful woman with flowers in her hair and on her dress. Filigree frame is signed on clasp, has a fold down loop enabling you to wear it as a pendant, if desired and has absolutely no damage; clasp works perfectly. The natural shell is exquisitely carved with no internal nor external cracks or chips.
Here we have a very pretty and feminine cameo that dates to the Art Deco era. The carved shell cameo is framed in 800 silver and crafted with a bail as well as a pin stick. This estate keepsake measures 2'' x 1-1/2''. The shell features a lovely natural curve with subtle color variation. Inclusions can be seen within the shell. Just lovely with age appropriate wear.
A beautiful Art Deco 12ct rolled gold mounted Italian hand carved cameo brooch.The cameo bust is extremly well carved and has beautiful floral embellishment.The cameo is 4cm by 4cm ,complete with safety chain also the pin is in good working order.it comes with original box.Overall condition is very good with minimal age surface wear.
This Art Deco cameo brooch will be a charming addition to any ensemble! This fine vintage piece would also make a stunning gift for a loved one as well! Set atop a soft peach background, the intricately carved profile of a woman with curled hair and a delicate flower on her camisole is beautifully framed by the 14k white gold open cut border which accents the cameo. The pendant's fold out bail remains unseen until it is lifted up to be worn! This piece has been professionally tested for 14k gold
Rare Harder to find piece. Genuine carved shell Cameo...Rectangle shape...Mounted in a 1 /20th GF Catamore frame. Heavy Deco design..W/ 3 gold filled Sprays on each side...One upper and one on the lower side...Has a nice elegant gold finish. Light cleaning if desired. Original patina... Cameo Rectangle Brooch GF Catamore Antique Art Deco Highest quality!! Estate Piece.. Color: Gold / Carved shell See our other pieces from this Estate Glad to combine wins View pics for best details Email any questions
Woow, what a beauty! The Art Deco beauty features a beautiful 14K(tested) White Gold Filigree frame. The hand carved shell cameo is cut into hexagon shape, which is quite unusual and very deco. The carving is exquisite, depicting a beautiful marble like lady profile with lovely floral adorn her hair and shoulder. The lady wears a large earring and a real diamond necklace! The diamond is an old European cut 2.25mm stone (approx 5pt), white and clean full of sparkle! This kind of cameos are also known as
This classic Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Filigree Pendant features a fine hand carved shell cameo from Italy. The beautiful cameo lady is wearing a small necklace with a genuine diamond. It measures 1 1/2 inches H x 7/8 inches W and comes with a classic 18 inch Deco Style sterling silver link neckchain. This item is new and a quality sterling silver antique and collectible reproduction.
A lovely Art Deco brooch features a hand carved shell cameo of a beautiful young girl, set in a sterling silver(tested) filigree frame with Maple leaves accent. In very good condition, no chips, cracks, breaks or repairs to the shell cameo, the pin back is in perfect working order. Measures approx. 1 7/8 inches by 1 1/2 inches, as always!
This is a gorgeous and very well made vintage antique Art Deco 1920s-30s 10K yellow gold natural carved shell cameo pendant pin. It is marked and Guaranteed to be solid 10K gold; NOT plated or filled. It has a very thick, solidly made and well crafted 10K gold fancy twist frame. It also has its original antique hinged swivel bale on the back. The cameo is beautifully carved with fine crisp details. She has a deep carved and noticeable intaglio eye with eyebrow, carved button earring and necklace, fancy
For sale is this circa 1930's, hand carved shell cameo pin with a fold down loop which enables you to wear it as a pendant if desired. The piece measures almost 1 1/3" wide and has 4 tiny flowers on filigree frame. It is done in a base metal with a heavy rhodium plating. It weighs 11.3 grams and as you can see, the artist signed the back of the cameo. No cracks (neither internal, nor external), no chips, damage or repairs.
She's in the spirit of the Victorian Age. This pretty cameo lady is hand-carved into genuine shell and set in a gilt frame which has an ornate floral design around the edge. This beauty can be worn as a pin or as a pendant. The back has a secure rollover clasp and also a bail for a chain. The pin measures 1 by 1 3/8 inches. It's in excellent vintage condition. The gold-tone is bright. The cameo is circa 1930s. Be the first to see our daily estate listings. Just click on 'SUBSCRIBE' on the right hand column
A lovely early 20th C (1920s-30s) shell cameo of a classic female profile. The carving is deep with particular emphasis on the hair and flowers. The Grecian lady is framed by a carved horseshoe motif with `Good Luck' carved above her. Her profile is beautiful the drapery, flowers and surrounding compositional elements all well considered and expertly carved. All the hallmarks of well wishes, good fortune and friendship. The cameo is set in a 10 carat yellow gold frame with a twisted rope style border. It
A lovely piece! Classic Art Deco solid 14K white gold(marked and tested) filigree brooch, feature a hand carved shell cameo of the profile of a beautiful young lady, wearing an elegant long dangle earring set with a genuine rose cut diamond! Diamond shell cameo, or Habille, is usually found to wear a diamond necklace, so this one is quite rare, and very lovely too! The piece can also be worn as a pendant with the top fold down bail. In EXCELLENT condition with no damage or repair, both the pin back and the
Beautiful and elegant Art Deco sterling silver necklace features a silver link chain and an enamel over sterling frame that holds a lovely hand carved shell cameo. The enamel is exquisitely done in coral(orange), white and black color and is in great condition. The center drop measures 1 1/2 inch long, the pendent measures 1 inch by 1/2 inch without the bail, and the necklace measures 17 1/2 inch in length. EXCELLENT vintage condition. as always.
Circa 1920's, this hand carved shell cameo personifies a decadent upper crust Gilded Age beauty, dressed to perfection and ready for "The Promenade." Fitted with its original necklace bail, it can be worn as a pendant or brooch. The scale of this cameo is absolutely grand, yet not overpowering. The custom white gold frame offers the seldom seen 12 sided dodecagon or dodecahedron . Even their names are tongue twisters, so we will go with the easier dodecagon. While geometric jewelry designs were all the
This is a beautiful old cameo necklace. It is done in the Art Deco style, probably from the 20s or 30s. It is sterling silver. The clasp is marked "MADE IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA" on the back and has an amethyst colored crystal set in it. It has a large cameo pendant . The shell from which the cameo is carved is a very pale pink. The cameo is set in a sterling mounting and has a long art deco design above the cameo which has marcasites in it. The pendant hangs from a paperclip chain. The back of the pendant is
Unsigned. Yellow gold filled filigree oval shaped setting that holds with six prongs a carved shell cameo. The cameo is of a lady who is left facing, her hair is up and she her dress draped over her chest with a flower on her left shoulder. The chain is a narrow diamond shaped link with a cut out floral stamped motif. A simple tension clasp closes the necklace. circa 1920 The necklace is 16" around with the center being 1.2" tall by .90" wide, weighs 7.4 grams. Excellent condition.
Large vintage Art Deco Shell Cameo Pendant, dating to circa: 1920. Beautifully carved Cameo depicting a profile of a young woman with elaborate hair and flower on her shoulder. The Shell is oval shaped and carved from one piece. Is set inside a very pretty Continental Solid Silver Frame set with Marcasites. The frame is marked 800 (the Continental Silver mark). The Pendant is a large oval, measuring 1 7/8" long x 1 3/8" wide (see photos for measurement details). Likely that the prong mounting caused a
This lovely shell cameo brooch pendant offers a wonderful slice of art history. Its carving has captured a moment in time when the sky was the limit. The 1920's was awash with the excesses of consumerism, beautiful people, wild times, with no end in sight...or so they thought. With the right to vote, shrinking violets blossomed and set the world on its ear. Things have never been quite the same. It is no wonder that we are all so intrigued with the Gilded Age--its people, architecture, art forms and
This is a gorgeous Art Deco 18K gold carved shell cameo pendant pin. It has an uncommon full face and 1/2" raised depth with fine detail (see side photos). The depth on this cameo is very unusual and highly noticeable. The back is marked 18K and 750 for European 18K gold quality. She has intricate details - carved flowing hair, intaglio eyes, full lips and very tight carved hair. Size is 1 1/4" long with the small hinged antique bale. Width is 13/16" across. Depth is 1/2". Other than a minor bend in the pin
If ever there was a 'classic' piece of jewelry that every woman, whatever her generation, can get excited about, it's a cameo. A cameo represents womanhood and beauty all in one and it's been that way since a caveman carved the first cameo for his sweetheart. This lovely cameo carries on the timeless tradition in 14K yellow gold. She's an Art Deco era hand-carved shell cameo. She has a perfectly chiseled profile, detailed waves of curls and a decollete neckline. The oval frame is a lacy filigree with raised
What a fabulous Art Deco brooch! It is done in a silver colored metal with a filigree border that surrounds a reverse carve-etched classical scene. The reverse carving has a darkened tint to it to bring out the pattern. The glass sits atop a gorgeous mother of pearl backing that shows swirls of pink, lavender, and green coloration to the shell. The filigree border is set with glass marcasite stones. Brooch measures 1 3/4" by 1 1/8". Good condition with light age wear. You will treasure this fine Art Deco
Absolutely Stunning ~ Large ~ Vintage ~14kt white gold ~hand carved shell cameo pin/brooch/pendant ~The front of cameo features a beautifully carved female bust wearing a necklace with a white stone (stone did NOT test positive for diamond ) ~ Cameo is set on an ornate raised frame with fine filigree lace border . Pin can be worn as a pendant too ~Unsigned /unmarked but acid test positive for 14kt gold . Dates 1920's . Measures ~ 1 7/8 inches x 1 5/8 inches max width ~Cameo itself is 1 5/8 inches x max
Unusually large locket with a vintage carved shell cameo. Probably a souvenir of someone s Grand Tour - undoubtedly Italian, though there are no markings. Both Bezels and celluloid lenses are still in place! Even the old tissue paper is still there. The cameo is authentic carved shell in the traditional Greek style, right facing woman with straight, upswept hair and classic Roman nose. The old convex bubble photo protectors have yellowed and become warped with age, but it s amazing that they are still there
ITEM: Cameo Brooch. COMPOSITION: Sterling Silver. GEM: Carved cameo, onyx. CONDITION: Estate Item, excellent. WEIGHT: 10.0 Grams. MEASUREMENT: 1 1/2" X 1" MARKS: no visible hallmarks. tested for the silver content. SIZE: N/A. COMMENTS: Just purchased from a local estate a large lovely carved cameo brooch. The cameo is hard stone very nicely carved to depict a beautiful young woman. The background is onyx and has a high relief carving of a Victorian lady. Hardstone cameos are more durable than shell cameos,
Antique Art Deco 14K white gold Flora cameo brooch pin. Hand carved natural shell cameo has lovely detail and an ornately engraved bezel. Measures 1-1/4" x 15/16". The shell itself measures 1" x 3/4". Hallmarked "14K" on the fold over safety clasp. In excellent no chips or cracks. All natural cameos when held to strong light will show very fine growth lines to some degree. These are not cracks or damage, they are natural to the shell and unique to each individual piece. Circa 1920.
Antique Art Deco 14k white gold filigree cameo brooch pin pendant. Lovely filigree with eight raised Fleur De Lis accents. Measures 1-5/8" x 1-1/4". Natural genuine hand carved shell measures 1-5/16" x 1". Hallmarked "14K" on the clasp. Can be worn as a pin or pendant. Stunning detail, in exceptional well babied condition. No chips or cracks. Faint stress lines may be visible under magnification with strong back lighting- indicative of the characteristics of natural shell. Beautiful carving of a woman in