A very beautiful Italian pietra dura hardstone floral inlay pin.
This is a wonderful example of the hard to find pietra dura technique.
This piece is expertly crafted with graceful form and gradations in color.
The black background really highlights the pretty floral.
It is set in a gilt sterling frame with a fine twist of wire around the bezel and a second twist of flat wire.
It has the old style safety clasp that works in reverse which dates it from 1915-20s.
It is marked sterling on the underside of the bezel.
Measures 1&5/8" by 1.25".
Excellent condition with no damage or wear.
An exceptional pietra dura pin with a lovely floral motif.
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