Ashley Zhang Jewelry

Antique Intaglio Pendant


Intaglio is a technique which dates back to antiquity and is still in use at present. Designs or images are carved or engraved in gemstones leaving a hollow impression in the untouched background. This style of carving is the opposite of the cameo technique. 

  • 14 karat rose-y yellow gold
  • Sardonyx (Chalcedony) Intaglio (figure unknown)
  • 1.4" length (including bail) x 1.03" width
  • Circa 1900. No hallmarks.
  • Condition = Excellent.

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