This beautifully larger than normal, almost 6cm carved Cameo pendant is set in 9ct gold. The Cameo weighs 25.2grams. This is an elegant, classic vintage piece of jewellery, every collection should have one. Cameos are iconic and historical. Cameo jewelry has been around for centuries with early examples dating back to the 3rd century BC. Because they have been so popular throughout different eras, many people have a cameo that they have inherited or admired. Cameos are commonly made out of shell, coral, stone, lava, or glass. These carvings are set in either gold or silver.