You see them in no other culture of the far east, Africa or South America. They seem to be a typically Mediterranean art form that spread into Europe. They became very popular in the Victorian period and remain so to this day as a very sophisticated type of jewelry. This lovely little finger ring features a classically dressed woman in a Roman or Greek style draped dress.The cameo is agate hard stone and the figure is white on a field of black polished stone material bezel set into the ring. The setting is 14K Solid Rose Gold with very delicate engraving down both sides. The inside of the ring is hand engraved with the date 1880 behind the part of the setting where the cameo sits and has a hand engraved inscription inside which reads "DH to EMH". Size and Weight Comparison Info. We are a family owned and operated business and have 2 brick and mortar stores. WE ARE ONE OF THE GOOD GUYS. We know you have many other choices and because of that we are always grateful for your business. The item "Antique Victorian 1880 Solid 14k Rose Gold Hand Engraved Agate Cameo Etched Ring" is in sale since Monday, February 20, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Rings". The seller is "badisjewelers" and is located in Montclair, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.