Antique Victorian 10k Gold Greco-Roman Ceres Goddess Cameo Pin that Converts to Pendant Necklace
This precious antique cameo is a pin, add our conversion kit and it becomes a pendant necklace. The cameo pin frame is 10k gold, the adapter and chain are gold filled. The set creates a non-destructive conversion. It also allows you to wear other pins on this chain and even change the chain.
The figure depicted in the cameo is Ceres, the Greco-Roman Goddess of Agriculture and ruler of fertility, grain crops, and motherly relationships, based on the strands of wheat on her hair.
The pin brooch is set with a very finely carved cameo with a lot of detail. It is a beautiful image, the delicate features framed by gentle wisps of hair.
The pin brooch is 1 5/32″ tall by almost 1″ at the widest point. It is finely carved from natural shell. The cameo itself is estimated at 1 3/16″ tall by 15/16″ at the widest point.
The flat snake chain and the pin adapter are new, the pendant is antique. The chain is 18″ long.