Michael Kneebone Italian cameo pendant with pearl earrings set

| /

Request for Hold submitted successfully

Exquisitely carved oval shell cameo profile pendant of Zeus remounted in a custom 18K gold bezel with enhancements of mabé pearls, white diamonds, and a square cut cognac diamond. The pendant is accompanied by matching mabé pearl earrings in 18K gold settings with white and cognac diamond enhancements. The cameo was made for the Grand Tour market and is indicative of the finest Neapolitan cameo carving, the tradition of which stretches back to antiquity.

Stamped on the reverse: MK, (Michael Kneebone) 18K

Naples, Italy, early 19th century.
Pendant Mount & Earrings: contemporary American.

Dimensions: 3" L x 1-3/4" W (pendant)
1" L x 3/4" W (earrings)

Materials: Shell, Pearl, 18K Gold, White & Cognac Diamonds

SKU: 6082

Tear sheets are available on request. 


The Federalist Antiques ships throughout the Chicagoland area, Nationally, and Internationally. The cost of shipping or delivery is not included in the purchase price and will be a separate charge. 

Before purchase please contact us for a shipping quote: info@federalistantiques.com

Our complete Shipping & Returns policies are here

Request Hold

Thank you for your interest in this piece!