‘Pliny’s Doves’ An exceptional Antique Micro-Mosaic Necklace
‘Pliny’s Doves’ An exceptional Antique Micro-Mosaic Necklace
‘Pliny’s Doves’ An exceptional Antique Micro-Mosaic Necklace
‘Pliny’s Doves’ An exceptional Antique Micro-Mosaic Necklace
‘Pliny’s Doves’ An exceptional Antique Micro-Mosaic Necklace
‘Pliny’s Doves’ An exceptional Antique Micro-Mosaic Necklace
‘Pliny’s Doves’ An exceptional Antique Micro-Mosaic Necklace
‘Pliny’s Doves’ An exceptional Antique Micro-Mosaic Necklace

‘Pliny’s Doves’ An exceptional Antique Micro-Mosaic Necklace

c. 1860 Italy

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An exceptional Grand Tour antique necklace composed of 9 oval Roman style micro-mosaics, depicting Doves in the manner of the famous mosaics discovered in the Emperor Hadrian's villa at Tivoli & described by Plinny in the 1st Century AD.
Mounted in gold set with large natural seed pearls of 2.8 mm approx.
Very good
Dimensions
Height 2.40 cm (0.94 inches)
Width 38.00 cm (14.96 inches)
Weight 37.00g (1.19oz t)
Stock Code
8280
Medium
Gold, Natural Pearl, Glass Tesserae
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