North American Auction Company
Timed Auction

December Christmas Gift Sale Online Only Auction 12-19-22

Mon, Dec 12, 2022 02:00AM EST - Mon, Dec 19, 2022 03:00PM EST
Lot 88

1890 Cameo Carved Shell Sterling Silver Brooch/Pin

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$50 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,500 $250
$5,000 $500
$7,000 $1,000
Featured in this lot is this cameo carved shell sterling silver brooch/pin circa Victorian Era. The brooch/pin features a wonderfully and professionally crafted carved shell and sterling silver construction that features a beautifully carved depiction of a man and a woman sitting on a rock in a clearing with trees carved into the face of the brooch/pin. The brooch/pin features a sterling silver twisted rope border set into the face of the brooch. The condition of this cameo pin is good with some slight natural fissure to the face of the brooch but otherwise shows good overall condition. The measurements of this cameo pin is 1 7/8" x 1 1/2" x 1/2". The collective weight of this brooch/pin is 25.3g.