Shell Cameo 9k Gold Case Brooch Pin Antique Victorian c1860.

Magpie

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Charming antique shell cameo of a lady in side profile set in this 9ct yellow gold cased brooch pin dating from the mid Victorian period.
The brooch pin is made from 9ct yellow gold cased, this means solid real 9ct gold, not plate, over another metal in this case probably brass, there is some wear to the high points please see the pictures. The cameo is in good order again please see the pictures. Good secure c clasp & pin.
Size 3.2 x 2.8 cm or 1.2 x 1.1 inches.
Weight 4.6 grams or 2.875 penny weight.