Large Antique Hardstone Cameo Pendant/Brooch with Demantoid and Pearl Border


This outstanding antique cameo was masterfully hand carved in high relief from one piece of banded agate. The cameo depicts a dapper, bearded man in profile, elegantly encircled in glowing demantoids and luminous pearls, mounted in 14k yellow gold. On the reverse, there is a glass covered locket compartment to hold a small keepsake. This cameo can be worn as both a pendant or a brooch, with a removable rose cut diamond lined bail. A striking, wearable work of art.

Weight: 47.9 grams

Measurements: 2 3/4” long with the bail, 2” long without the bail x 11/16” wide x 1/2” deep

Demantoids: 14 approximately .35 carat each - 4.9 carats total weight

Pearls: 4.5 - 5 mm each