Italian Micro Mosaic Picture Frame Brass Self Stand Marked Italy
this beautiful photo frame, a delicate work of Italian artisan. a micro mosaic work with incredible hand set glass pieces over shiny self stand brass frame work. marked in etch "Italy" with few numbers with limited ability to identify. incredible overwork floral design in bold and soft colors, adorn yellow flower on the top scrolled with delicacy and fabulous spring feel. it's a great piece with self needle stand. gold and white with touch of colors creates drama and pizzazz. excellent condition, all handset glasses are in tact, quite delicate, probably from post 1940's.
from the top of crown to the end of scroll measuring 4.75", and the width is about 3". the thickness is about 3 mm. holds 3 x 2" photo.