A skillfully carved cameo pendant. Made from lava stone, this beautiful cameo depicts a lady in profile with foliate hair decoration. It is mounted in a 9ct gold frame and suspended from a 9ct gold flat cable link chain, measuring 22″ / 56mm in length.
The bail on this cameo is hallmarked “star 1 AR”, which stands for manufactured by UnoAErre in the Arezzo area of Italy pre-1934. A fine example of Italian craftsmanship.
Pendant size: 35mm x 23mm.
Chain length: 56cm (22″), weight 8.1g.
Period: Art Deco Jewellery ( 1920 – 1935 ).