Antique Roman Micro Mosaic silver box depicting St. Peter´s cathedral in Rome. The Micro Mosaic is of very fine quality and in perfect condition. It has small tesserae which are smooth to the touch. The Micro Mosaic is set on the lid of a silver box ( tested silver 800) in lobbed design which is gilded inside. The Micro Mosaic box is dated at the 19th century.
Micro Mosaic: Length:1.2inch(30 mm) Width: 1inch ( 25 mm)
Silver Box: Length: 2inch ( 50 mm) Width: 1.6 inch ( 40 mm)
Antique Roman Micro Mosaic box, silver 800 ,19th century