2 June 2009
AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PLAQUE
PROBABLY RAFFAELLI WORKSHOP, ROME, CIRCA 1800
Circular plaque, depicting two feeding ostriches, one eating a worm, against a landscape with rocks and sky blue backgound, set within a gilt-metal mount with foliate stamped ring, copper reverse
2½ in. (64 mm.) diam.
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