Vintage Oval Shell Cameo Ring Sterling Silver Filigree New Orleans Estate Size 7 or 17.334 mm
This vintage Italian hand-carved shell cameo ring features a profile of a Greek goddess. Beautifully detailed, this oval cameo is set in a sterling silver filigree ring. Even the prong setting is unique. There are a total of ten (10) prongs used to securely set this cameo. Flanking the goddess on each side is an engraved three prong design that looks like a scalloped edged crown. On the top and bottom are two very different styled claw-like prongs. The cameo measures approximately 18.5 millimeters long by 15mm wide. This ring has a high profile which measures 6mm. The ring shoulders are 5mm wide and taper down to 3mm. The sterling silver ring shank is 3mm wide and tapers down to 1.5mm. This ring is a size 7 or 17.334mm.