Birthday joy....and wine
A gold-mounted micromosaic and granite snuff box, Italy, circa 1810-1820 - Sotheby's
Micromosaic or minute mosaic - done by hand using spun enamel glass "wands" that are 2-3mm wide and 1mm thick and make tiny little pictures.
Brooch Firm of Castellani Maker: Mosaic possibly by Luigi Podio Date: before 1888 Culture: Italian Medium: Glass micromosaic, gold
Micro Mosaic Brooch with a Landscape Scene - Italian (Artist) - MicroMosaic (Glass Tesserae) On Gold c. Early 19th Century