Mosaic brooch set in a gold frame: 19th century
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Mosaic brooch set in a gold frame. A plaque of 'Roman' glass micro-mosaic, showing a basket of flowers within a border of glass imitating purpurine, mounted in a two-colour gold frame chased with flowers and leaves on a textured ground. Possibly English.
1830 AD - 1840 AD