Skip to main content

Carved Pearl Shell

Price
Item Location
Sort By
Necklace Yellow Carved Coral Shells Fresh Water Pearls
By Giulia Colussi
Located in Milan, IT
Necklace with carved yellow coral shells green fresh water pearls amazonite. Total length 46cm gold plated. All Giulia Colussi jewelry is new and has never been previously owned or w...
Category

2010s Artist Beaded Necklaces

Materials

Freshwater Pearl, Turquoise, Gold Plate

Carved Shell Spoon
Located in Richmond, VA
Vintage, petite carved and polished mother of pearl shell spoon.
Category

20th Century Modern Serving Pieces

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl

  • Carved Shell Spoon
  • Carved Shell Spoon
  • Carved Shell Spoon
  • Carved Shell Spoon
H .75 in. W 1.25 in. D 5 in.
Hand Carved Cameo Shell Pearl Diamond 18 Karat Gold Earrings
By Meghna Jewels
Located in Hoffman Estate, IL
These hand carved Cameo Shell earrings are crafted in 18-karat gold & sterling silver. It is set in 39.85 carats of shell cameo, 11.0 carats pearl and 4.27-carats of diamonds. FOLL...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Artisan Dangle Earrings

Materials

Diamond, Pearl, 18k Gold, Sterling Silver, Gold

Yellow Gold Carved Shell & Seed Pearl Earrings, 14k Vintage Cameo Dangles
Located in Greensboro, NC
Era: Vintage Metal Content: Guaranteed 14k Gold as stamped (backs) and tested (earrings) Stone Information: Genuine Carved Shells Genuine Seed Pearls Style: Dangle Fastening Typ...
Category

Late 20th Century More Jewelry

Materials

Pearl, Yellow Gold

Emeralds, Shell Shape Carved Coral, Baroque Pearls, Rose Gold Drop Earrings
Located in Marcianise, Marcianise (CE)
SHIPPING POLICY: No additional costs will be added to this order. Shipping costs will be totally covered by the seller (customs duties included). For any inquiries,please contact ...
Category

Vintage 1960s Retro Drop Earrings

Materials

Coral, Emerald, Pearl, 14k Gold, Rose Gold

Mother Pearl Carved Shell Pink Tourmaline 18 Karat Gold Drop Cocktail Earrings
By Intini Jewels
Located in Milano, IT
Glamorous earrings with two delicate 18 karat yellow gold chains that start in a gold circle and finish in a beautifully carved mother of pearl shell. To enhance the jewellery an ova...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Arts and Crafts Dangle Earrings

Materials

Pearl, Natural Pearl, Tourmaline, Gold, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

18 Karat Gold Mother Pearl Carved Shell Green Tourmaline Drop Intini Earrings
By Intini Jewels
Located in Milano, IT
Magnificent earrings with two delicate 18 karat yellow gold chains that start in a gold circle and finish in a beautifully carved mother of pearl shell. To enhance the jewellery an o...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Artisan Drop Earrings

Materials

Pearl, Natural Pearl, Tourmaline, Gold, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Mother Pearl Carved Shell Blue Tourmaline 18 Karat Gold Chains Cocktail Earrings
By Intini Jewels
Located in Milano, IT
Resplendent earrings with two delicate 18 karat yellow gold chains that start in a gold circle and finish in a beautifully carved mother of pearl shell. To enhance the jewellery an o...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Arts and Crafts Dangle Earrings

Materials

Natural Pearl, Pearl, Tourmaline, Gold, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Late 19th Century Antique Jerusalem Mother of Pearl Shell Carved Plaques
Located in London, GB
A beautiful collection of five shells engraved from the Holy Land depicts a religion scenes, three of them depicts the last supper in Jerusalem, the other two depicts scenes from the...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Israeli Mounted Objects

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl

Shells Necklace Fresh Water Pearls Carved Carnelian 18 Karat Gold
By Giulia Colussi
Located in Milan, IT
necklace with grey fresh water pearls, carved carnelian shells gold total length 45 cm weight 114,6 gr. Unique pieces .
Category

2010s Artist Beaded Necklaces

Materials

18k Gold

Trianon Carved Crystal Mother of Pearl Turquoise Shell Gold Earrings
By Trianon
Located in Lambertville, NJ
18k yellow gold shell motif earrings by Trianon, set with carved crystal, backed with mother of pearl, and turquoise accents.Earrings are 23mm x 21mm, weigh 24.6 grams. Marked: Trian...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary More Earrings

Materials

Rock Crystal, Turquoise, 18k Gold

A. Clunn Drop Earring with Mave Pearl and Rubellite and Carved Sea Shell Lapis
By Andrew Clunn
Located in New York, NY
This elegant earring is 18kt Yellow Gold with Mave Pearl and Rubellite and Carved Sea Shell Lapis. This is a stamped estate piece by Andrew Clunn. These earrings are clip-on, but ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Clip-on Earrings

Materials

Lapis Lazuli, Pearl, Rubelite, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

18th Century Italian Altar Stick with a Chesapecten Fossil Scallop Shell & Pearl
By Interi
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
18th century Italian gold leaf altar stick with a Chesapecten plated fossil scallop shell and natural forming Baroque pearls. The Chesapecten plated fossil scallop shell is hand-...
Category

Antique 18th Century Italian Rococo Mounted Objects

Materials

Gold Leaf

18th Century Italian Altar Stick with a Chesapecten Fossil Shell and Pearls
By Interi
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
18th century Italian gold leaf altar stick with a Chesapecten plated fossil scallop shell and natural forming Baroque pearls. The Chesapecten plated fossil scallop shell is hand-...
Category

Antique 18th Century Italian Rococo Mounted Objects

Materials

Gold Leaf

18 Karat White Gold Carved Abalone Shell Ring with Tahitian Pearl and Diamonds
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Objets d'Art wearable sculpture on your hand, an organically unique carved abalone shell ring featuring a tear drop shape in peacock color. Tahitian Pearl dangling from 18 Karat Whit...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Figurines and Sculptures

Materials

Diamond, 18k Gold

Pair of 18th Century Italian Vases Decorated with Shells and Baroque Pearls
By Interi
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
A pair of 18th century Italian gold leaf church altar vases decorated with fossil shells, siliquaria, and natural forming baroque pearls. The vases originally came from a church in A...
Category

Antique 18th Century Italian Rococo Vases

Materials

Gold Leaf

Middle Eastern 19th Century Moorish Folding Chair Shell Inlaid
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Antique Middle Eastern Egyptian Moorish walnut wood folding chair with intricate foliate carving and mother of pearl, shell inlays. Arabian Syrian style folding chair inlaid with mo...
Category

Antique 19th Century Egyptian Moorish Side Chairs

Materials

Shell, Mother-of-Pearl, Wood

Sculptural 17-18th Century Italian Vase with Agate Coral and Fossil Shells
By Interi
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
17th or 18th century Italian fragment vase with agate coral, zig zag oyster fossil arms, fossil shells, and a baroque pearl on a polished petrified wood base. This fragment is fro...
Category

Antique 18th Century Italian Rococo Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Agate, Coral

Antique White Mother of Pearl Inlaid Middle Eastern Mirror
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Antique Middle Eastern Moorish white mother of pearl inlaid antique mirror, late 19th century. Antique Middle Eastern Moorish mirror in the Turkish, Syrian ottoman style. Sensational...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Lebanese Moorish Mantel Mirrors and Fireplace ...

Materials

Shell, Abalone, Mother-of-Pearl, Walnut

White Mother of Pearl Inlaid Antique Middle Eastern Mirror
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Levantine Middle Eastern Moorish white Mother of Pearl Inlaid antique Mirror, Late 19th Century. White Mother of Pearl Inlaid Middle Eastern Mirror. Antique Middle Eastern Moorish mi...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Lebanese Moorish Mantel Mirrors and Fireplace ...

Materials

Walnut, Shell, Abalone, Mother-of-Pearl

17th Century Italian Fragment with Free-Forming Copper & Baroque Pearls
By Interi
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
17th century Italian vase with free-forming copper, baroque pearls and shells on a petrified wood base. This fragment is from a church in Florence. It was found and saved from the h...
Category

Antique 17th Century Italian Rococo Mounted Objects

Materials

Copper

18th Century Italian Candlestick with Angle Plated Quartz & Pearl on Selenite
By Interi
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
18th century Italian candlestick decorated with angle plated quartz with a baroque pearl and fossil shells on a double polished selenite base. Angle-plated quartz is an extremely r...
Category

Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Rococo Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Rock Crystal, Quartz

Japanese Meiji Period Shibayama Charger Featuring Cockerel
Located in Norwood, NJ
19th century Meiji period charger with cockerel beautifully realised in layers of carved shell, mother of pearl and bone to stand in high relief against the black lacquered ground. P...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Japonisme Decorative Art

Materials

Bone, Mother-of-Pearl, Lacquer, Shell

White Inlay Moorish Moroccan Nightstand Dresser
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Fabulous Middle Eastern Syrian style Moroccan nightstand. Handcrafted contemporary Moroccan dresser with two drawers, wood inlay with white mother of pearl. Moorish arches and intric...
Category

Late 20th Century Moroccan Moorish Commodes and Chests of Drawers

Materials

Shell, Mother-of-Pearl, Wood

Moorish Chest of Drawers Wood Inlay Moroccan Dresser
By Berber Tribes of Morocco
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Middle Eastern style Moroccan chest of drawer. Fabulous Moorish artwork, handcrafted wedding dresser with three drawers. Moorish Moroccan dresser with mother of pearl shell inlay in...
Category

1990s Moroccan Moorish Commodes and Chests of Drawers

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl, Wood, Bone, Shell, Abalone

White Inlay Moorish Moroccan Nightstands a Pair
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Fabulous Middle Eastern Syrian style Moroccan nightstands. Pair of handcrafted contemporary Moorish Moroccan dresser with two drawers, wood inlay with white mother of pearl. Moorish ...
Category

Late 20th Century Moroccan Moorish Commodes and Chests of Drawers

Materials

Bone, Shell, Abalone, Mother-of-Pearl, Wood

Moorish Moroccan White Nightstand Dresser
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Fabulous Middle Eastern Syrian style Moroccan nightstand. Handcrafted contemporary Moroccan dresser with two drawers, wood inlay with white mother of pearl. Moorish arches and intric...
Category

Late 20th Century Moroccan Moorish Commodes and Chests of Drawers

Materials

Wood, Bone, Shell, Abalone, Mother-of-Pearl

  • Moorish Moroccan White Nightstand Dresser
  • Moorish Moroccan White Nightstand Dresser
  • Moorish Moroccan White Nightstand Dresser
  • Moorish Moroccan White Nightstand Dresser
H 29 in. W 28 in. D 17.5 in.
Middle Eastern Moorish 19th Century Folding Chair
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Antique Middle Eastern Egyptian Moorish walnut wood folding chair with intricate foliate carving and mother of pearl, shell inlays. Arabian Syrian style folding chair inlaid with mo...
Category

Antique 19th Century Egyptian Moorish Side Chairs

Materials

Shell, Mother-of-Pearl, Wood

Carved Mother of Pearl Shell with Nativity Scene
Located in Tarbert, Argyll and Bute
Chinese carved mother of pearl shell with nativity scene including the three wise men - Mar and Joseph and the baby Jesus. And inscribed with the word Bethlehem. Al within a foliate ...
Category

Antique 1840s Chinese Victorian Religious Items

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl

Collection of five Palestinian Carved Mother-of-Pearl Shells
Located in London, GB
Collection of five Palestinian carved mother-of-pearl shells, with five different scenes of the life of Jesus.
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Israeli Other Natural Specimens

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl

Rubellite Pearl Carved Shell Dangle Drop Earring
Located in Bangkok, Bangkok
Exotic colors emanate from the mother-of-pearl nacre. These sea reef and rock creatures build the shells as they grow, with rings of colors gray, brown, blue, green, pink and gold. T...
Category

2010s Artisan Dangle Earrings

Pair of Chinese Richly Carved Mother-of-Pearl Shells, Hard Wood Stands, Canton
Located in Aabenraa, DK
Pair of Chinese richly carved Mother-of-Pearl shells. Hard wood stands, Canton, circa 1900.
Category

Early 20th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl

Spa Cameo in 18K Pink Gold with White, Pink and Gray Pearls by Cindy Sherman
By Liz Swig, Cindy Sherman
Located in New York, NY
"Spa" sardonyx Cameo brooch or necklace is set in light pink gold with white, pink and gray pearls is part of a larger collection of artist-designed Cameo jewelry by LIZWORKS founder...
Category

2010s Italian Natural Specimens

Materials

Gold

Carved Aquamarine Shell Freshwater Seed Pearl Choker Necklace
By Karen Sugarman Designs
Located in Colleyville, TX
Les Coquilles de la Mer Necklace. Hand carved graduated aquamarine shells have been delicately poised between diminutive freshwater seed pearls to create this charming ode to summ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Artisan Beaded Necklaces

Materials

Aquamarine, Cultured Pearl, Sterling Silver, Vermeil

Carved Half Shell with Pearl Coffee Table
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Glass top coffee table. Base is a carved wood shell with a large 4" pearl.
Category

Vintage 1970s American Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Glass, Wood

Antique Two Tone Gold Pearl Carved Shell Cameo Set
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
A nice carved shell cameo pendant and earrings that can be worn as a set or separate. Made of 14k (tested) gold, pearl and onyx. The pendant: frame is made of 14k yellow gold. The l...
Category

Antique Early 1900s More Jewelry

Materials

Pearl, 14k Gold, Rose Gold, Gold, Yellow Gold

Carved Shell Serving Set
Located in Richmond, VA
Vintage, carved mother of pearl shell spoon and fork set.
Category

20th Century Modern Serving Pieces

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl

  • Carved Shell Serving Set
  • Carved Shell Serving Set
  • Carved Shell Serving Set
  • Carved Shell Serving Set
H 1.5 in. W 2 in. D 8 in.
Flowers Shell Vase with Mother-of-Pearl
Located in Paris, FR
Vase flowers shell with hand-carved mother-of-pearl taken in white resin structure, subtle piece.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Vases

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl, Resin

  • Flowers Shell Vase with Mother-of-Pearl
  • Flowers Shell Vase with Mother-of-Pearl
  • Flowers Shell Vase with Mother-of-Pearl
  • Flowers Shell Vase with Mother-of-Pearl
H 70.87 in. Dm 21.66 in. L 70.87 in.
Trianon Carved Crystal Mother of Pearl Turquoise Shell Motif Gold Earrings
By Trianon
Located in Lambertville, NJ
18k yellow gold shell motif earrings by Trianon, set with carved crystal, backed with mother of pearl, and turquoise accents. Earrings are 21mm x 18mm, weigh 12.9 grams. Marked: Tria...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary More Earrings

Materials

Crystal, Turquoise, 18k Gold

English Tortoise Shell and Mother-of-Pearl Tea Caddy with Ball Feet, Circa 1810
Located in Charleston, SC
English Tortoise shell, Ivory, and Mother-of-pearl inlay serpentine tea caddy with a paktong hinged top reveling two lidded compartments, centered paktong square escutcheon, and term...
Category

Antique 1810s English George III Tea Caddies

Materials

Steel, Foil

Pair of Angel Wing Shells on 18th Century Gold Leaf Bases with Baroque Pearls
By Interi
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
Pair of angel wing shells on 18th century gold leaf bases with coordinating Baroque pearls. The angel wing shells, or scientifically known as Pholadidae, are asymmetrical shells that...
Category

Antique 18th Century Italian Rococo Mounted Objects

Materials

Wood

Aegean Carved Curiosity Cabinet and Shelf
Located in Salt Lake City, UT
This fanciful work, inlaid with mother of peal and made along the Eastern coast of the Mediterranean, features full-relief carvings of rams' heads, sheaves of wheat, floral sprays an...
Category

Early 20th Century Folk Art Cabinets

Materials

Shell, Wood, Mother-of-Pearl

English Regency Tortoiseshell and Mother-of-Pearl Hinged Glove Box, Circa 1840
Located in Charleston, SC
English Regency hinged tortoiseshell and pie shaped mother-of-pearl glove box, with brass oval inlays, a lined baize interior, and resting on raised brass ball feet, Mid-19th century.
Category

Antique 1840s English William IV Decorative Boxes

Materials

Brass

19th Century Moorish Tea Table Inlaid with Mother of Pearl
Located in North Hollywood, CA
19th Century Moorish tea table inlaid with mother of pearl. 19th century Syrian style tea table, finely hand carved with foliages, arabesque design and Arabic writing, inlaid with m...
Category

Antique 19th Century Egyptian Moorish Side Tables

Materials

Shell, Wood

18th Century Italian Crucifix with a Bronze Figure of Christ and Baroque Pearls
By Interi
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
18th century Italian gold leaf crucifix with a bronze figure of Christ and adorned with baroque pearls, polished minerals, and fossil shells. The crucifix originally came from a chur...
Category

Antique 18th Century Italian Rococo Religious Items

Materials

Rock Crystal, Bronze, Gold Leaf

Mirror, Swedish Grace, Stockholmsutställningen 'The Stockholm Exhibition', 1930
Located in Stockholm, SE
An important Swedish mirror made for The Stockholm Exhibition, 1930 (Stockholmsutställningen). Veneered with tortoise-shell, cut and engraved mirror glass with floral decoration in g...
Category

Vintage 1930s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Wall Mirrors

Materials

Pewter

Carved Mother of Pearl Display Shell, Reticulated with Stand
By Asian Style
Located in Milton, DE
I love reticulated mother of pearl. The exact hand that needs to create such a piece takes an expert in the raft. WHat a wonderful pece to put on a buffet in the dining room or an en...
Category

Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Antiquities

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl

Chinese Export Carved Mother-of-Pearl Shell, 19th Century
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
A Chinese export carved mother-of-pearl shell, 19th century, carved to the center with two birds on a rock amongst flowering peonies, bamboo and clouds, pierced scroll border on a wo...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Export Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl

Victorian Carved Banded Agate Pearl Diamond Gold Shell Locket
Located in Narberth, PA
This extraordinary locket from the Victorian era (ca1880) is truly one-of-a-kind! Made of vibrant 18kt yellow gold, the piece has a very unusual 3-dimensional design. Resting in the ...
Category

Antique 1880s Victorian Necklace Enhancers

Materials

Agate, Diamond, Natural Pearl, 18k Gold

Verdura Carved Gray Chalcedony and Cultured Pearl Shell Ear Clips
By Verdura
Located in Boston, MA
Combining oyster gray chalcedony with the luster of cultured pearls, these iconic Verdura shell ear clips are an elegant day to night look. Each is completed by a gold omega back on ...
Category

Late 20th Century Clip-on Earrings

Materials

Chalcedony, Cultured Pearl

Glamorous Italian Carved Shell Base Coffee Table with Pearl and Round Glass Top
Located in Hopewell, NJ
An Italian natural faux finished hand carved wood cocktail table that looks like a monumental clam shell with large pearl floating in it. The glass top is a substantial 5/8” thick wi...
Category

Vintage 1960s Italian Organic Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Glass, Wood

White Mother of Pearl Inlaid Middle Eastern Mirror
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Lebanese Middle Eastern Moorish white mother of pearl inlaid mirror. Antique Middle Eastern Moorish mirror in the Lebanese, Syrian style. Sensational large Levantine finely inlaid ...
Category

Mid-20th Century Lebanese Moorish Mantel Mirrors and Fireplace Mirrors

Materials

Shell, Abalone, Mother-of-Pearl, Walnut

Austrian Carved Shell Cameo Set Gold Rubies, Diamonds and Pearls
Located in New York, NY
An important suite of Austrian carved shell cameos: bracelet, ring, earrings, necklace and large locket-brooch/pendant, set in gold, with swags and tassels of gold and pearls, each c...
Ottoman Writing Case, 17th or 18th Century
Located in Paris, FR
Ottoman writing case in wood with a chequered and a diamond pattern. Tortoise shell and mother-of-pearl inlaid. Interior painted in red, original lock (key lost). Turkey, 17th or ...
Category

Antique Late 17th Century Turkish Louis XIV Desk Sets

Materials

Tortoise Shell, Mother-of-Pearl, Wood

  • Ottoman Writing Case, 17th or 18th Century
  • Ottoman Writing Case, 17th or 18th Century
  • Ottoman Writing Case, 17th or 18th Century
  • Ottoman Writing Case, 17th or 18th Century
H 4.34 in. W 10.83 in. D 6.7 in.
Pair of Pearl Nautilus Shells Based on Barley Twist Mahogany Holders
Located in Munich, Bavaria
These shells are actually a highly polished tiger nautilus shell. Artisans polish the tiger nautilus shell down to its iridescent inner shell or nacre; often called the "mother of pe...
Category

Early 20th Century English Victorian Centerpieces

Materials

Mahogany, Shell

Carved Pearl Shell For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic carved pearl shell available at 1stDibs. Frequently made of shell, mother-of-pearl and wood, every carved pearl shell was constructed with great care. Find 34 options for an antique or vintage carved pearl shell now, or shop our selection of 2 modern versions for a more contemporary example of this long-cherished piece. There are many kinds of the carved pearl shell you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. A carved pearl shell made by Rococo designers — as well as those associated with Victorian — is very popular. Many designers have produced at least one well-made carved pearl shell over the years, but those crafted by Interi, Berber Tribes of Morocco and Cindy Sherman are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much is a Carved Pearl Shell?

A carved pearl shell can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $3,043, while the lowest priced sells for $156 and the highest can go for as much as $35,000.