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Cameo and Intaglio Jewelry!

Click here to see wonderful examples of cameo and intaglio jewelry (for reference only.)


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Many of our vintage items will soon be available via auction. We have had one auction, and plan for another in January or February 2016. Please inquire for auction details if interested.

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Shell Cameo Bracelets, Brooches, Earrings, and Necklaces

Lovely Vintage Goldfilled Shell Cameo Brooch-Marked CC
NMG 12274

Here is a exquisite vintage goldfilled shell cameo. Cameo within frame measures 1-3/8" x 1" at its widest point, bezel set. Includes bale and can be worn as a pendant on necklace chain. Marked 1/20 12 K GF and CC. In very good condition.

$55.00

Vintage Krementz Shell Cameo Brooch
Item #11821

Here is a exquisite vintage 1970's Krementz shell cameo set in 14kt gold overlay. Originally sold for price of $95.00. Cameo measures 1-1/2" x 1" at its widest point. Includes bale and can be worn as a pendant on necklace chain. Marked Krementz with another mark that is unreadable. A hard to find Krementz piece.

$75.00

Vintage 1960's Carved Shell Cameo Earrings
Item #11356

Here is a lovely pair of unsigned 1960's carved shell cameo earrings. Prong set cameo, open in back, set in criss-cross design goldtone metal frames. Most likely manufactured by Florenza although unsigned. Measure 3/4" x 5/8". Very good condition. A beautiful pair of vintage shell cameo earrings.
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Item #11356 $22.00

Vintage Florenza Shell Cameo Brooch with Ornate Border
Item #10716

Simple, elegant vintage shell cameo brooch set in a goldtone gold frame with an ornate border. Overall presentation is 2-1/4" by 1-1/2". Shell cameo prong-set. Condition is very good with little wear noted. Marked Florenza (c) on back. Enjoy this vintage shell cameo brooch, an elegant addition to any wardrobe.
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Item #10716 $50.00

Antique 10K Gold Carved Shell Cameo Brooch
Item #8618

Here is an antique carved shell cameo pendant/brooch depicting woman with short curls set in 10K gold frame with floral motif. Circa 1880s or earlier, as appraised by jeweler knowledgeable in cameo design and history. Very desirable size. Brooch measures 1-1/2" x 1-1/8". Marked 10K on clasp. Excellent condition. A beautiful antique cameo! Click for additional pictures.
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Item #8618 $210.00

1950s Shell Cameo Earring in Sterling & Marcasites
Item #8153

Simple, elegant cameo earrings in a picture frame type bezel setting. Seen in Monica Lynn Clement's book Cameos-A Pocket Guide, pg.79. Clip earrings are marked unfortunately the makers mark on both is unreadable. I believe the earrings are set in Sterling, as most jewelry items containing marcasites are. Left and right facing shell cameos are light ivory color on a deep red-orange background and measure 1/2" x 1/2" inches. Overall presentation is 5/8 by 1/2 inch. Condition is excellent and very wearable.
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Item #8153 $48.00
Glass, Mother of Pearl & Plastic Cameo Items

Vintage 1930s Faceted Molded Black Glass Cameo Brooch
Item #11641

I fell in love with this brooch, the moment that I laid eyes on it. It is just pure elegance. It is a molded black cameo oval black glass brooch. The back is Japanned metal. The entire setting is a very interesting and unusual. It is in good condition with an old C clasp and wear as noted on the back (not visible front from front). Unmarked.

$45.00

Vintage Black & Gold Glass Cameo Brooch Set
Item #10603

Here is a vintage black and gold glass cameo brooch set. This vintage brooch features an ornate designed frame with a gold cameo accented with beveled edging. No indication of maker. The brooch measures 2 1/4" x 1-5/8"; matching clip earrings measure 1-1/8" x 7/8". All pieces are in very good condition with some minor wear noted on the earrings. You will enjoy adding this vintage cameo brooch to your vintage jewelry collection.
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Item #10603 $38.00

Vintage Cameo Intaglio Mourning Brooch
Item #9092

What a lovely vintage cameo mourning brooch. This vintage brooch features an ornate design on brass frame, with a glass intaglio cameo accented in gold, with beveled edging. No indication of maker. This vintage mourning cameo brooch measures 2 1/2" x 2", and is in very good condition. You will enjoy adding this vintage cameo brooch to your vintage jewelry collection.
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Item #9092 $45.00

Ornate 1940s Vintage Black & White Cameo Fur Clip
Item #8805

What a lovely vintage cameo brooch. Circa probably 1940s (although possibly could be earlier), this cameo fur clip features a prong-set black & white plastic cameo within an ornate embossed goldtone design. The fur clip measures 2-1/4" x 2". Unmarked and in very good condition with minimal wear noted. We have a matching cameo hinged bangle, too! You will enjoy adding this vintage cameo brooch to your vintage jewelry collection.
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Item #8805 $45.00

Ornate 1960s Vintage Black Cameo Brooch
Item #8415

What a lovely vintage cameo brooch. Circa probably 1960s (although possibly could be earlier), this black plastic cameo is prong-set set within an ornate embossed silvertone design. The brooch measure 2" x 1-3/4". Unsigned and in very good condition with minimal wear noted. You will enjoy adding this vintage cameo brooch to your vintage jewelry collection.
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Item #8415 $44.00

Vintage Plastic Cameo Brooch-Very Pretty!
Item #12043

Here is a feminine vintage 1970's plastic cameo set goldtone metal. Includes bale and can be worn as a pendant on necklace chain. In excellent condition. Unmarked. A classic cameo you will wear again and again!

$8.00