micro mosaic clasp
A rare 18-carat gold choker or buckle with two oval micro mosaic plaques depicting the Temple of Venus and Rome and the Coliseum linked together by a snake-shaped link with a heart with a micro mosaic flower basket, with Papal State hallmarks for Rome. Rome, circa 1815, original case.
dimensions: 8.5 x 2.2 cm
dimensions oval mosaics: 2.6 x 2.2 cm
dimensions box: 9.5 x 3 cm