Vintage Shell Cameo Brooch and Pendant by APA

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This brooch and pendant combination showcases this beautiful natural shell Cameo, gold setting from Italy.  In 1848, Giovanni Apa, supreme Master goldsmith, founded studio in Torre del Greco. Cameo perfect!  14 karat yellow gold framed, scalloped edging, pin back and attached with bail for pendant use.  From the 1960's.  European assay mark, APA trademark.  Measures just under 1.50''.  Bail folds under.  Exclusive perfection. 

Metal:  Yellow Gold - Purity 14 Karat 
Finish:  High Polish
Gem/Organic Material:  Shell 
Gem Karat Weight:  N/A
Gem Measurements:  35.3 mm x  27.6 mm 
Ring Size:  N/A
Brooch/Pendant Length:  37.15 mm x 29.6 mm & 1.5" x 1.1"
Marks:  [APA {star symbol, 95 NA}, <585>]  
Weight:  9.05 g & 0.213 ounces
Condition:  Excellent
Period:  1960's
Origin:  Italy 
Manufacturer:  Giovanni Apa, Torre del Greco

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