Child’s novelty bracelet with intaglio “Scottie” dogs, ca. 1925-30. The contemporary earrings were fashioned from near-matching intaglio buttons that date from the same era.
|Read more about cameos and intaglios:
“Cameos: Classical to Costume” by Monica Lynn Clements and Patricia Rosser Clements, Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, PA, 2008.
“Cameos: Old & New, 4th Edition” by Anna M. Miller and Diana Jarrett, Gemstone Press, Woodstock Vermont, 2008.
“Classical Gems: Ancient and Modern Intaglios and Cameos in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge,” by Martin Henig, Diana Scarisbrick and Mary Whiting, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K., 1995.
“Intaglios and Rings: Greek, Etruscan and Eastern”, by John Boardman, Thames and Hudson, Ltd., London, U.K, 1975.