C. 1950. Substantial and impressive, every lapel would benefit from this carved agate cameo pin from our Estate collection. The lovely display features a finely-detailed rendering of a classic cameo profile. Hook safety. 22kt yellow gold pin. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
22KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 22kt is 91.67% gold. In India, 22K yellow gold is most commonly used.
YELLOW GOLD: Gold is a precious metal with a natural yellow color. It is quite soft and often alloyed with other metals to increase its strength. The purity of the metal is indicated by a unit called a "karat," with 24kt having the highest percentage of natural gold.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
AGATE: a variety of chalcedony, agate covers a rainbow spectrum of colors from black and gray to brown, pink, blue and yellow. Agate can be textured and exhibit a variegated layered stripe effect, which makes it a wonderful stone for carved cameos and beaded necklaces and bracelets.
(Quantity: 1, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval
OVAL: An elliptical shape that resembles an egg.
CAMEO: A low relief carving where the carving is above the background layer. Usually carved in shell or stone to portray the profile of a woman.
Size: 23x17 mm)