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MICROMOSAIC PAPERWEIGHT DEPICTING PLINY'S DOVES

An Italian Grand Tour micromosaic black marble paperweight inset with a superb micromosaic depiction of Pliny's Doves as he described them in "The Natural History, 1 A.D.". Intricately crafted of the smallest tesserae. Circa 1860.

H. 6 1/4" W. 4 1/2" D. 3/4"
AM-9C
$2,250.00

Style: Neoclassical
Origin: Italian
Period: 19th Century

 


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