Vintage 1930s Marcasite & Silver Cameo Brooch Necklace

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Vintage 1930s brooch and pendant set in silver with shimmering marcasite stones. This beautiful brooch features a carved shell cameo depicting a lady with curls in her hair and a pearl necklace. The lady is slightly raised in an off white on a peach coloured background.

 

Cameo jewellery became very popular in the early 19th century cameos features Roman women. Victorian women on the Grand Tour brought home these pieces from places such as Italy and Greece.

 

HALLMARKS

None, tested silver.

 

MEASUREMENTS

The cameo measures 2.9cm /1.1" in height and 2.3cm / 0.9" in width. The pendant hangs from a new extendable sterling silver chain measuring 40.6cm - 45.7cm / 16"-18” chain.

 

CONDITION

Excellent.

 

SKU

6242

Vintage 1930s brooch and pendant set in silver with shimmering marcasite stones. This beautiful brooch features a carved shell cameo depicting a lady with curls in her hair and a pearl necklace. The lady is slightly raised in an off white on a peach coloured background.

 

Cameo jewellery became very popular in the early 19th century cameos features Roman women. Victorian women on the Grand Tour brought home these pieces from places such as Italy and Greece.

 

HALLMARKS

None, tested silver.

 

MEASUREMENTS

The cameo measures 2.9cm /1.1" in height and 2.3cm / 0.9" in width. The pendant hangs from a new extendable sterling silver chain measuring 40.6cm - 45.7cm / 16"-18” chain.

 

CONDITION

Excellent.

 

SKU

6242

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UK:
Monday 20th December
Rest of World :
Wednesday 1st December


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Ring Size Guide
UK US EUROPE Diameter (mm)
Size J 5 49 15.6mm
Size K 5 1/2 50 16.0mm
Size L 6 51 16.4mm
Size M 6 1/2 53 16.8mm
Size N 7 54 17.2mm
Size O 7 1/2 55 17.6mm
Size P 8 56 18.0mm
 
Bracelet Size Guide
WOMEN LENGTH
Petite 7"/ 17.7cm
Medium 7.5" / 19cm
Large 8.5" / 21.5cm
Extra Large 9" / 22.8
 
Necklace Length Guide
14" Necklace - fits just around then like a chocker.
16" Necklace - will fall around the base of the neck similar to a collar. The fall of the necklace will depend on the individual size of the wearers neck.
18" Necklace - will fall below the throat at the collarbone.
20" Necklace - will fall a few inches below the collar bone, this length is perfect for a lower neckline.
22" Necklace - will fall below a standard neckline.
24" Necklace - will fall below a standard neckline..
36" Necklace - will fall bellow the bust.

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