Object Place: Europe, Rome, Italy
Overall: 8.9 x 5.1 cm (3 1/2 x 2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Micromosaic of glass tesserae, gold
Not On View
Mosaic medallion of polychrome birds on a branch, white ground. Elaborate setting of scrolls and grapevine with three long pendants.
Marked "INNOCENTI" in oval
Purchased in Rome in 1883 by Miss C. L. French; 1915, bequest of Miss C. L. French to the Museum of Fine Arts.
Bequest of Caroline Louise Williams French