Victorian Grand Period 1860 1885 15Carat Gold Framed Carved. A fabulous quality hand carved.
The hand made frame is crafted. In rich yellow 15Carat Gold. The finely detailed cameo depicts a woman's head in profile, & is beautifully carved in relief.Pin stem clasp to wear as a brooch, also a loupe for a safety chain. Several 100's carved conch shell brooches, pendants & rings, have gone through my hands over the decades, I can say this brooch is one of the finest, quality if not the best quality I have ever had. Period engraved 15ct also tested in our.
Cameo:- 21.4mm x 29.6mm. Frame:- 27.3mm x 32.7mm. Total weight - 8.9g. 15 Carat gold was particularly used in Jewellery.
The 15 Carat gold standard was discontinued. In the UK as a gold standard around 1932. Just in case that I have missed some tiny detail & to avoid you having any nasty surprises I please ask you to study ALL the pictures ask questions as need by using the question link. Tracked, recorded signed for services.
0 I expect all payments to be received within 4 days. Unless agreed otherwise All sizes & weights quoted are approximate. The item "Victorian 15ct Gold Framed Carved Conch Shell Cameo Brooch Pin Beautiful Quality" is in sale since Tuesday, April 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "vintage-jewellery-man" and is located in Blackpool.This item can be shipped worldwide.