A carved coral cameo set in a minimal gold mounting. The cameo likely predates the setting and it seems very possible that it might have been salvaged from a larger piece.
1837 — 1901
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Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.
Coral jewelry has been worn as an amulet of protection against ailments and danger since ancient Rome.
An ancient technique of carving into a stone, gem or shell to creates a three-dimensional sculpture.