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Silver-Gilt, Gold, Carved Shell Cameo, Micromosaic and Seed Pearl Pendant, Nicolo Morelli, Early 19th Century

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St George and the Dragon, Shell, gold, cameo brooch

St George and the Dragon, Shell, gold, cameo brooch

Antique Cameo and 18K Gold Brooch, circa 1870  Centering an oval shell cameo depicting the allegory of day and night, height 2 3/4 ins, width 2 1/2 ins, with box stamped Shortt, Hill & Duncan Limited, Diamond Marchants, Victoria, B.C.

Antique Cameo and Gold Brooch circa 1870 Centering an oval shell cameo depicting the allegory of day and night height 2 ins width 2 ins with box stamped Shortt Hill & Duncan Limited Diamond Marchants Victoria B.

FRENCH RENAISSANCE Anonymous (active c. 1500 - 1600)  Cameo with Leda & the Swan & Cupid.

French Renaissance: Anony-mous (active c. Cameo with Leda & the Swan & Cupid

The Judgement of Paris, Alessandro Masnago, Milan, second half of the 16th century, agate, gilt silver © Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

⊙ Cameo Cupidity ⊙ The Judgement of Paris, Alessandro Masnago, Milan, second…

A gold, enamel and moonstone cameo pendant, by Carlo Giuliano, circa 1865  The oval moonstone cameo depicting an idealised portrait bust of Mary Queen of Scots, within a pierced gold frame of ropetwist and beaded decoration, with green enamel inverted heart motifs and black enamel dots, maker's mark CG, length 5.2cm

A gold, enamel and moonstone cameo pendant, by Carlo Giuliano, circa 1865 The oval moonstone cameo depicting an idealised portrait bust of Mary Queen of Scots

Roman, from Italy    Cameo Portraying Emperor Claudius as the God Jupiter, Cameo: Roman, c. A.D. 41–54; Frame: Italian, late 16th century

Roman, from Italy Cameo Portraying Emperor Claudius as the God Jupiter, Cameo: Roman, c.

Triumph of Poseidon, ca. 1860 | In the Swan's Shadow

Antique Cameos: old victorian, shell, coral and hardstone cameos, vintage jewelry

Les Arts Décoratifs - Site officiel - Au XIXe siècle - Pendentif, début du XIXe siècle, France

An early nineteenth century pendant, France. Composed of gold, hardstone cameo and enamel.

A very fine hardstone (agate) cameo carved with a mythological subject, Hebe and Zeus, signed on the reverse 1877 Filippo Tignani graveur Roma R.

Hebe and Zeus signed agate cameo

A very fine hardstone (agate) cameo carved with a mythological subject, Hebe and Zeus, signed on the reverse 1877 Filippo Tignani graveur Roma R.

vintage cameo jewelry | (Antique) Jewelry: Cameo's

Shell cameo of Shakespeare's Ariel riding bat, from the painting by Joseph Severn, 18 ct fold frame Possibly a Saulini Cameo

Cameo by Filippo Tignani

Hardstone Cameo by Filippo Tignani, 91 via Condotti, Rome. Signed and dated Figure of Hestia - Greek goddess of Hearth and Home, depicted holding an eternal flame. In fitted box retailed by Hamilton and Inches.

Stuart (1542-1587) facing in profile towards the right. The frame is red with white details, and the back which is covered with a diaper pattern of red and green stylised floral motifs and white quatrefoils is dated 1566, suspension loop, and formerly hung with pearl drop below. French, 1566.

Stuart (1542-1587) facing in profile towards the right. The frame is red with white details, and the back which is covered with a diaper pattern of red and green stylised floral motifs and white quatrefoils is dated 1566, suspension loop, and formerly hung with pearl drop below. French, 1566.

This is certainly not your typical cameo. Inspired by an early 19th-century painting by John Severn, it depicts Ariel, the sprite in Shakespeare’s The Tempest. Carved in shell and set in gold, the brooch doesn’t seem to be signed, but the workmanship is of incredible quality. Look at those wings!

Cameo inspired by an early painting by John Severn, it depicts Ariel, the sprite in Shakespeare’s The Tempest. Carved in shell and set in gold, the brooch doesn’t seem to be signed, but the workmanship is of incredible quality.

Cameo carving is an old art. The first documented cameo carved was as far back as 332 BC. Cameos are defined by contrast. They almost always feature a raised relief image (the positive) combined with intaglio which is the negative image. Throughout...

The Old-Fashioned Art Of Cameo Carving

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