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Art Nouveau Hand Carved Shell Cameo. 14K Gold Brooch Pin Pendant. Art Nouveau shell cameo pin / brooch / pendant set in 14 karat yellow gold. Featuring a scene of a seated courting couple. Hand carved with fine details in the carnelian shell or Cypraeacassis Rufa.Just look at the delicate leaves of the tree and the folds of the fabric. Shell cameo is a rectangular shape held in the setting with 9 tabs. Hand crafted brooch / pin / pendant frame, folding bail, and swivel locking pin is 14 karat yellow gold. Measures roughly 1.72 inches (43.79 mm) in length and 2.15 inches (54.81 mm) in width. Pin catch and swivel lock is working and secure. Folding bail also makes this wearable as a pendant. Setting is stamped with "14K". Cameo is signed with G. The cameo brooch is in excellent vintage condition. There is only minor shallow, surface flaking in a few spots on the reverse that does not detract from the beauty or durability of this finely carved work of at. The folding bail and swivel locking clasp are working and secure.
This is a piece from my personal collection. I hate to let it go, but my dog tore a tendon in his ankle and the surgery and rehab is pricey.
Of course, my rescue and his health and happiness are priceless. Treat yourself or the one you love to this romantic courting scene cameo! Thank you for looking at GEMS and TREASURES of GRACE.The item "Art Nouveau Shell Cameo Courting Couple Scene 14K Gold Brooch Pin Pendant Italy" is in sale since Sunday, January 19, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Cameos". The seller is "gemsandtreasuresofgrace" and is located in Parkville, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.