Vintage Lady's Shell Cameo Brooch/Pendant, Thalia (or Thaleia)
Another beautiful Victorian style vintage cameo set in a 10K yellow gold frame. This cameo measures 1 3/4" length by 1 3/8" wide and it weighs 20.13 cts. This carving appears to represent Thaleia or Thalia, the Greek muse of comedy and idyllic poetry. The brooch/pendant was fabricated and handset with a bright polished finish, marked 10K. The brooch is in very good condition, the shell has a small shallow chip along the back edge at top. Included is an insurance appraisal of $708.00.