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Grand Tour Heron Micromosaic Bangle

The bangle isn't gold, it's gilt silver. But the treasure here is the glass tesserae. On the reverse, ROMA: proof to your Victorian-era friends that you had seen the sights in Rome on the Grand Tour. Neoclassical scroll-shaped hinges.


  • Materials

    gilt silver, glass tesserae

  • Age

    c. 1870

  • Condition

    Very good - gilding is mostly worn away on the exterior; missing two tiny tesserae

  • Size

    7" inner circumference, 7/8" shank, 1 1/8" hinges

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