Pietra Dura

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Pietra Dura



A romantic language of love within a Antique Victorian Flower Pietra Dura Brooch graced with colourful flower bouquet, inlaid with sweet blue forget me knots , white snowdrops and red geraniums.
Pietra Dura (hard stone, micro mosaic) is a term for the technique of using small highly polished coloured hardstone inlay into black marble was produced mainly in Florence for the tourist market during the 19thC.
Designs typically feature flowers,birds or local scenes.

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Origin Italian
Period Early 1900s
Style Classical
Condition Very good
Hallmark High Carat Gold
Dimensions 46.8mm x 59.2mm

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