Posted by: lindabd Post Reply
Thank you for this.
They do indeed resemble Italian micro mosaic. They may wel lbe fired enamel. The surface resembles painted porcelain beads from China in that the color is clearly on the surface - though they do have deeper color in the recessed areas as you describe.
By the way, This necklace has very interesting gilt brass bits between and holding the glass pieces. They are irregular and feel hand made - plus the necklace has a toggle clasp. Might it be a one off or has this sort of thing come up somewhere else?
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