|Winifred Williams Boyser|
Utica, New York
Do you see the cameo that Winifred is wearing? Her jewelry was passed down to me, and I now own several cameos. Some are on stickpins, others are dangling from necklaces, and still others are in the form of a brooch. My favorite cameo is one of a woman wearing a cameo, a sort of cameo within a cameo!
After many a magnifying-glass look, I believe that the following cameo is the one my grand aunt is wearing:
Cameos have been fashionable throughout history. Here are some websites that discuss cameos:
Do you have photographs of your ancestors wearing jewelry that you now possess?