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Lot 0049
  • Title: Antique Hand-Carved Shell Cameo
  • Maker: Unknown
  • OriginUnknown
  • Date/PeriodCa 1900/1910
  • Materials: Silver on Brass, Shell
  • Size: 1 5/8 Inches long, 1 1/4 inches wide

    This lovely, carved, oval, shell cameo is bezel-set within a beaded, silver on brass mounting. The setting is enhanced with a fancy twist all around, just above the beading.  It has a hinged pin-back and early 20th century hook clasp.  It also has a tiny loop at the top so that it can be worn on a chain.  There are no markings.

    Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum. The bidder who has submitted the highest bid wins the lot, provided the bid exceeds the reserve price.

  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $3.50 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from Maine

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  • Condition

    The condition of the shell cameo is excellent, with no cracks, chips, or other issues. The setting has lost much of it's silver, giving it a mellow, true antique look.

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    • 15%

    Antique Hand-Carved Shell Cameo, 1910

    Estimate $30 - $40Feb 20, 2018