Lady Shell Cameo 9k Gold Cased Stick Pin Brooch Antique Victorian c1860.

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Charming antique shell cameo of a lady in side profile dating from the mid Victorian period in a 9ct yellow gold cased stick pin brooch.
The brooch is made from 9ct yellow gold cased, this means solid real 9ct gold, not plate, over another metal in this case probably brass, there are no metal marks. Good straight pin & charming detailing please see the pictures.
Size of stick pin 8.3 cm or 3.2 inches.
Size of head 2.8 x 2.3 cm or 1.1 x 0.9 inches.
Weight 5.6 grams or 3.6 penny weight.