Lovely early 20th century, 14k yellow gold cameo pin/pendant, enhanced with a curlicue scroll border set with diamonds.
The beautiful, graceful woman in the cameo has an updo hairstyle with a flower accent, and a matching flower at her shoulder. The cameo is 1-3/8″ wide, with a soft taupe/tan background shell color.
With border, the cameo measures 2″ tall by 1-13/16″ wide, and weighs 15.7 grams.
The border is set with eight diamonds, a combination of Old European and modified round brilliant cuts, estimated at 1.0 carat total weight.
The diamonds average J-K color, and and I1 clarity.
The cameo has a folding bail to wear with a neck chain, and a vintage style lever pin clasp. The pin clasp is in good working condition.
The cameo is in excellent condition overall. One diamond, at the 3 o’clock position has surface scratches viewable with magnification.
The diamond at the bottom of the pin/pendant has a chip very noticeable with magnification, but not noticeable to the eye when wearing.
The cameo is marked 14k gold. The diamonds have been tested with a diamond tester.