C. 1950 Vintage Shell Cameo Filigree Ring in 14kt White Gold. Size 4
C. 1950. No vintage collection would be complete without a cameo. This Estate ring from the Retro era features a charming carved oval shell grasped by 14kt white gold filigree. The profile veers away from what you may traditionally see in a cameo, making it a unique find. Shell cameo ring. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
Product Details (for C. 1950 Vintage Shell Cameo Filigree Ring in 14kt White Gold. Size 4)
14KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 14kt is 58.33% gold. In the United States, 14K yellow gold is most favored and used in jewelry.
WHITE GOLD: Gold is a precious metal which is naturally quite soft. To give it a white color and increase its strength, gold is alloyed with white metals, such as silver and/or palladium, and often plated with rhodium. The purity of the metal is indicated by a unit called a "karat," with 24kt having the highest percentage of natural gold.
FILIGREE: a term for gold or silver wire that has been twisted into patterns and soldered in place. Modern stamping techniques can replicate the decorative appeal of this ancient artform.
SHELL: A treasured gift of the sea, shell has been used for ornamentation since recorded time. Shell makes a classic choice for cameo designs and is often carved in relief to display a ladylike motif, presented in a frame of precious metal.
(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: 15X12 mm)
All weights and measures are approximate.
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