Incredible Large Shell Cameo Brooch 14k Yellow Ornate Gold Victorian 2x1.75" c.1800s

Description: you are looking at a striking antique cameo brooch that came to us from the Victorian era.  The cameo is large in size measuring approximately 2"x 1.75".  The workmanship and level of details is absolutely incredible.  The cameo is bezel set in an ornate 14k yellow gold frame.  In the back we can see a C type catch.  Judging by the design and the findings this is one of the older cameo pieces from the 1800s

Gold: 14K Yellow Gold (tested)

Total Weight: 15.7g

Markings: unmarked

Closure: C catch

Measurements: 2"x1.75"

Condition:   Very good condition consistent with normal wear 

 

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