Item: Collection of Antique and Vintage CameosMaker: See DescriptionDate/Period: 1890s-1950sMaterials: Porcelain, Glass, Shell, Mixed MetalsSize: 1 inch to 1 7/8 inches longCondition: The condition of all is very good. The angel skin cameo lacks a bit of the gold covering on the pendant; the larger glass cameo has a minute chip in the lower left rim. There are no other chips, no cracks, no problems with the metal works. All clasps and hinges work fine.
This lot of five cameos include: 1. A carved angel skin cameo, prong set in an Edwardian gold-filled pendant, 1 inch long, with a 12K gold-filled, 18 inch long chain. Maker and origin unknown. 2. A molded glass cameo, bezel-set in an oval, gold-filled mounting, 1 1/4 inches long, background painted dark red. Maker and origin unknown. 3. A molded glass cameo, bezel set in an oval, gold-filled mounting, 1 7/8 inches long, with fine detail, background painted dark red. Maker and Origin unknown. 4. An oval, hand-carved shell cameo, prong-set within a gold-filled, scalloped mounting. 1 5/16 inches long, made by Ward Brothers of Edinburgh and Birmingham. 5. A porcelain, hand-painted portrait of a maiden, bezel-set in an elaborate gold-filled mounting, 1 7/8 inches long, the reverse is impressed with the number "31." Maker and origin unknown.
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