The Best Cameo Jewelry Cleaner
How to Clean Cameo
Before cleaning an authentic cameo, inspect it for chips or cracks by holding it up to the light. If there
are no chips or cracks use Connoisseurs Dazzle Drops Advanced Jewelry Cleaner or Connoisseurs
Delicate Jewelry Cleaner. Proceed cleaning your cameo by following the cleaning instructions on the
If the cameo is set in silver use Connoisseurs Dazzle Drops Silver Cleansing Crème.
If you do discover a chip or crack in your cameo, consider cleaning it with our Connoisseurs Gold or
Silver Polishing Cloths.
Authentic carved cameos can be made of shell or natural stone, while authentic painted cameos are
typically made from porcelain. As a general rule, any carved cameo made from a natural material can be
considered authentic. Some of the materials used include shell, agate, carnelian, onyx, ivory, lava, coral,
jet, bone, mother of pearl, and various gemstones.
A cameo is considered non-authentic or fake if it has been made with plastic or resin.
Color varies by material: shell, agate, carnelian, onyx, ivory, lava, coral, jet, bone, mother of pearl, and various gemstones.