Cameo Brooch /Locket in 14 ct Yellow Gold - Antique Victorian

GBP 895.00

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Object Description

A fine and impressive antique Victorian cameo brooch/locket, in 14 carat yellow gold; part of our antique jewellery and estate jewelry collections.

This fine antique brooch has been crafted in 14 ct yellow gold with a hardstone cameo.

The circular cameo is collet set in relief within a 14 ct yellow gold circular frame encircled by applied opposing scroll, rope twist and ball designs.

This impressive natural hardstone brooch is further ornamented with a broad bar accented with diamonds and gemstones.

The bar is ornamented with applied rope twist and ball motifs, displayed within a rope twist border.

The carved cameo depicts the profile of a classical, left facing, female subject, wearing a floral garland in her upswept hair.

The reverse of the antique cameo locket brooch is inset with a push fit panel, allowing this versatile example of Victorian jewellery to be used as a locket.

This fine example of antique jewellery secures to the reverse with a hinged pin and C clasp.

This brooch has been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as 14 ct gold.

Dimensions
Length of bar 6.3cm / 2.48″
Diameter of cameo 2.1cm/0.82″
Height of setting 8mm / 0.3″

Object History

Date: Circa 1880

Object Literature

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Object Condition

This Victorian cameo brooch is fine quality; the decoration is very sharp. The brooch is a very good gauge of gold and is in excellent condition.

Object Details

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Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

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VAT: GB 500 0310 42