Suite Of Micro-mosaic Jewelry, 1800–25 Gold, glass mosaics. Gift of Frederick Saal in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Saal. 1991-160-1/8.
What is this?
Suite of jewelry with gold filigree mounts around micromosaic oval scenes of Rome in cobalt blue borders; comprising a necklace centered by a view of St Peter's, with various ruins, and the Colisseum, and Pantheon; a pair of gold bracelets each with one arch view, a pair of earrings, and a pair of brooches.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- Rooms with a View: Landscape & Wallpaper, April 24, 2001 - October 14, 2001