The cameo is carved with intricate details with a grapevine and grape clusters intertwined in her hair. The cameo mounting is unmarked Sterling Silver (tested) and is surrounded with a decorative filigree design and beaded edge.
There is also an attachment at the top for wearing as a pendant. The cameo is in excellent condition with no noted damage or repairs. The pin hinge is tight and closes securely.
Cameo measures 2 1/8" long and 1 1/8" wide. Mounting measures 2 1/2" long and 2" wide.
Have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "VICTORIAN PERIOD STERLING SILVER MOUNTED 2.5 SHELL CAMEO BROOCH, c.1880-1900" is in sale since Wednesday, August 3, 2016. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Cameos". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.