Antique Victorian lava cameo. The cameo is precision hand carved with fabulous relief. The cameo is in a yellow gold filled frame and can be worn as a brooch as well as a pendant. The pendant bale is hinged and folds over to conceal when worn as a brooch. In addition the cameo has a hook bottom to hang a lavalier drop or watch from. The piece is in excellent condition with one slight hairline near her neck. There is no damage or repairs to report. The piece is legal antique circa 1870-90. The brooch measures 1 1/16 = 44mm long by 1 1/2" =38mm wide and has a projection of 9mm.