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Antique Queen Conch Cameo Brooch/Pendant

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50-3-10333

Sale Price $1,305.00 - 10% Off Regular Price: $1,450.00
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ABOUT THIS JEWELRY

No, not coral, but a classic cameo hand carved from a Queen Anne Conch shell (from the waters of the Caribbean), distinguishes this Victorian-era treasure from the ordinary. Measuring 1 3/4 by 1 3/8 inches, a classical ivory skinned beauty with long lush flowing locks is artfully sculpted in high relief into the thick Conch shell and presented in lustrous natural pearl frame. Circa turn-of-the-century/early-20th-century vintage.

Details

Materials:
10 Karat Yellow Gold
Length:
1 3/4 inch without bale
Width:
1 3/8 Inch
Gram Weight:
19.8 Grams
Period:
Victorian
Gemstone Details Gemstone Details

53 Seed Pearls

Shape:
Ovalish
Measurements:
2.10-2.90 mm
Color:
Cream

About Victorian Jewelry

The eclectic Victorians didn’t limit themselves when it came to motifs and themes—if it struck their fancy, they turned it into jewelry. Sweet and sentimental with a distinct romantic streak, Victorian gems expanded upon their Georgian predecessors. The array of styles that blossomed (sometimes quite literally) during this era endure to this day.

Jewelry Care

As with anything of value, especially sentimental value, taking good care of your vintage and antique jewelry from Lang will enhance its beauty and extend its lifespan. We encourage you to have your jewelry checked and cleaned by us or by your trusted local jeweler every six months, to ensure that each piece is in good wearable condition with all gemstones in place. It’s not uncommon for stones to loosen over time, and it’s much easier to tighten a loose stone than to replace a lost one! As stated in our Repair Policy, we strongly recommend that you allow us to perform any repairs, since our jewelers are specialists in restoring vintage and antique jewelry.

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