Antique Italian Micromosaic Pin/Brooch 1890s Pointed Oval 1 3/8"L
Late Victorian micromosaic pin / brooch, marked "Made in Italy". Dates from the 1890's. Pointed oval shape with beaded edge framework and rope-twist wire cells, encasing tiny bits of millefiori glass in a rather abstract floral design. Gold-plated brass shows wear. Old style C-clasp flanged hinge works fine. Measures 1 3/8"l x 9/16"w. Nice condition for it's age, with no missing pieces. Sold as is. Inglenook Antiques...Established 1989.