Late 19th century large antique hand carved cameo brooch depicting a lovely scene of Mary with her son Jesus meeting his cousin John the Baptist set in a desert location with palms in the background. Intricate carving, John wears a pelt cap and carries a standard cross.The cameo is mounted into a wonderful 9ct gold frame decorated around the frame with tiny natural seed pearls. On the reverse the original pin and C clasp are in very good working order Loop with gold safety chain. Brooch is 2 5/8 inches x 2 1/8 inches.
The item "Large Antique Shell Cameo 9ct Gold Seed Pearl Brooch Pin Mary Jesus And John" is in sale since Friday, September 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Victorian (1837-1901)".
The seller is "erh0000000" and is located in Bembridge, Isle of Wight. This item can be shipped worldwide.