Victorian Grand Tour Lava Cameo
After the discovery of the lost city of PompeiI, which was a popular stop on the Grand Tours of Europe, the lava cameo became a popular accessory. Inspired by the relics found buried under ash and lava, these cameos were carved in a variety materials and themes. This necklace features a cameo of a lady in profile, set in sterling silver and strung on vintage ribbon. The cameo can also be worn as a brooch.