Shell Cameo Pin

Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch

Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch
Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch
Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch
Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch
Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch
Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch
Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch
Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch
Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch
Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch

Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch    Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch
This Vintage Cameo Pendant Brooch is a Large Size measuring 2" tall and 1-1/2" wide and it's set in an 18K Solid Yellow Gold Frame that appears to be Hand made. The name of this subject is "The 3 Graces" and it is relief Hand carved from a Natural Shell and is has a very thin Border carved onto the Shell, outlining its Oval Shape. It has beautiful detail featuring three Graces in Flowing gowns. In Greek Mythology the three Graces were Goddesses of Charm, Beauty and Creativity. The Frame on this Estate Brooch is very Pretty.

It has a repeating pattern of Etruscan Style Beading with a thin coiled wire that rests against the Beaded Frame and the Bezel holding the Cameo. It has a Pendant loop on the back, at the top so that it can be worn as a Pendant.

There is a Straight Stem that rests in a circular Locking Clasp that is in Excellent working condition. It is marked, "750", the European mark for 18K, in a Triangular Cartouche, on an applied Plaque. There is very light Stress Vertical Cracking at the top half of this Cameo in the back that does not translate through to the Front. This can be best seen by enlarging our 5th and 6th Photo.

The horizontal line is a light reflection. Overall this Estate Brooch is in Excellent condition. International Buyers - Please Note.

Although we have initially blocked this option in this listing, it is b. The item "Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch" is in sale since Saturday, July 26, 2014. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Retro, Vintage 1930s-1980s\Cameos"." and is located in North Kingstown, Rhode Island.

This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Metal: Yellow Gold
  • Metal Purity: 750, 18K
  • Main Stone: Natural Shell Cameo
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Italy

Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch    Vintage 3 Graces Goddess Natural Shell Cameo Pin 18K Gold Pendant Antique Brooch