Victorian Gold, Silver, Diamond and Natural Pearl Brooch,backed in gold, topped in silver and bead and bezel-set with diamonds. The center of the bow is set with 1 pearl and suspended from the bottom is 1 natural pearl in a diamond cap. Total diamond weight is approximately 5.52 carats, color: H-I-J, clarity: SI1-SI2. Circa 1880
A classic Victorian beauty with long curly tresses is masterfully hand carved in glorious black and white in this superb and sizable hard stone cameo presented in consummate Victorian style. The lovely open frame shimmers with eight natural pearls of varying sizes and is adorned all around with delicate bead work punctuated by crown motifs. This exemplary antique cameo measures 2 and 5/16 inches and is equipped with a flip-up necklace loop.