TINY ANTIQUE HAND CRAFTED BOW & ARROW QUIVER MICROMOSAIC AVENTURINE PANEL c1830
A small-scale antique micromosaic, hand crafted to depict a bow & quiver of arrows, set in a goldstone / aventurine glass surround.
Beautiful, collectible & perfect for mounting into jewellery - would make a lovely ring!!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Possible small area of tesserae missing around arrowheads? Possibly repaired in antiquity - see pictures.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1820/30. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 15 x 13 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 0.8 grams.