Cameo Picture Grading Set

For an in depth explanation of each level of contrast click here.


A gem brilliant 1960 Franklin Graded PF 69.
 - Some cameo contrast exhibited, but not enough to earn a cameo designation.
 - This examples displays the minimum cameo contrast required to achieve a cameo designation.  
 - This example is a "dead center" cameo.
 - This examples displays exceptional cameo contrast - verging on deep cameo.
 - This example has enough contrast to achieve Deep Cameo, but it is not an extraordinary example.
 - A dead center Deep Cameo, black and white contrast and thick cameo frosting.
 - An ultimate cameo example, extreme contrast - the epitome of "black and white"