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    Posted 8 years ago

    Agram.m
    (731 items)

    The mosaic that is used in this cross I would call mosaic because the tiles (tesserae) are too big to call them micro in my opinion. Although all the mosaic by most people is always called Micro Mosaic. However, this is only the case for the very old (1800-1880) mosaics with very tiny tiles at least that's my opinion. I would like to know your view on this is?
    Although there are many (Micro) Mosaic crosses in circulation and this one certainly is not the best it is still a well preserved example of craftsmanship. It is quite large the entire cross (without hook) is 8 cm (3.1 "). It is made of silver colored metal and there are no marks. But I don't know for sure it isn't silver. It was made in the early 20s I suppose.

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    1. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      DrFluffy what a miraculous quick respons. Thanks!!
    2. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 8 years ago
      Heehee... We must be up at the same time... I really really love your collection. You have an incredible eye for beautiful things....
    3. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      DrFluffy, thank you I will be shy and I like you have fun in my passion. As we enjoy each others collection and for a lot of us in the same time a passion!
    4. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      Dr. Fluffy, what strikes me is that so many jewelry collectors also cat lovers. I have almost all my life cats. We always had two but my favorite cat we had to put to sleep last year. She had cancer. Now we still have a very dark brown / black male and his name is Tommy and he is 14 years old.
    5. vetraio50 vetraio50, 8 years ago
      A beautiful example Agram.
    6. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 8 years ago
      Aw.... Sorry about the loss of one of your cats :( Glad Tommy still keeps you company.
    7. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      DrFluffy, Thanks but I indeed still have a nice and dear cat!
    8. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      vetrao050 thanks for your compliment and loving I like your opinion!
    9. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      Sean68 thanks for interest and loving
    10. SEAN68 SEAN68, 8 years ago
      your very welcome Agram and it is very beautiful :)
    11. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      mustangtony thanks for loving and interest
    12. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      freiheit as aslways thanks for loving and interest
    13. freiheit freiheit, 8 years ago
      You are very welcome, Agram.m:)
    14. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      Moonstonelover21 thanks for interest and loving
    15. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      Manikin, thank you for loving
    16. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      Newtimes thanks for you always lasting interest and loving. How are you and your kids?
    17. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      Vintagejewel thanks for your interest and loving
    18. Agram.m Agram.m, 8 years ago
      miKKoChristmas11 how I could forget you to thank you for loving.

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