12KY vintage shell cameo pin Aphrodite and Cupid stringing bow
Women's 12 karat yellow gold (tested) vintage shell cameo brooch circa 1920 depicting Cupid helping his mother, Aphrodite, string her hunting bow. Cameo frame is hand engraved. Brooch is 2-1/8” tall x 1-3/4” wide and weighs 19.5 grams. Condition is good. There is some crazing at the top of the cameo, and the swing away bail has been removed. (see photos).