A very fine Hardstone & Diamond Cameo Pendant set in 15ct Yellow Gold & Silver, Circa 1880

A very fine Hardstone & Diamond Cameo Pendant set in 15ct Yellow Gold & Silver, Circa 1880 - image 1
A very fine Hardstone & Diamond Cameo Pendant set in 15ct Yellow Gold & Silver, Circa 1880 - image 2

A very fine Hardstone & Diamond Cameo Pendant set in 15ct Yellow Gold & Silver, Circa 1880

£3,750.00

Description

An exquisitely hand carved Hardstone Cameo, depicting an "Elizabethan Lady" in full Court Dress, mounted on a Silver tipped 15 Carat Yellow Gold Pendant (tested) and surrounded by an Oval outline which has been Claw Set with numerous Old Cut Diamonds. This extraordinary Pendant is further embellished by a Single and Rose Cut set Diamond "Bow" Flourish, which in turn has been centrally set with a fine and larger Old Cut Diamond; all on its original Diamond set articulated bale.

The detail of the Hardstone, luminescent, fine hand carving is remarkable, particularly the Lady's Hair and Lace Work Ruff; an exceptional addition to anyone's Cameo collection.

English Mount, presumed Italian Cameo

Circa 1870 - 1880

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item details
Origin British
Period 19th Century
Condition Excellent
Materials Yellow Gold
Silver
Main Gemstone Other
Main Gemstone Cut Oval Cut
Carat for Gold 15 K
Secondary Gemstone Diamond
Secondary Gemstone Cut Old Cut
Single Cut
Rose cut

Product REF: s4631