Plaque with Inscription "Cia. Venezia Murano"

Object Name: 
Plaque with Inscription "Cia. Venezia Murano"

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Object Name: 
Plaque with Inscription "Cia. Venezia Murano"
Accession Number: 
2010.3.172
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.7 cm, W: 26.3 cm, Th: 1.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1850-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Rainer Zietz
Primary Description: 
Red and gold mosaic glass tiles; assembled. Rectangular panel, inlaid with red and gold tesserae depicting the name of the company. Mosaic panels such as this one were used in the window display of Pauly & C. in their premises at Piazza San Marco and at the headquarters at Palazzo Barbarigio in San Vio.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Zietz, Rainer, Source
2005-09-13
to
2010-12-28
Sotheby's, Former Collection
2005-09-13
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
CIA. VENEZIA MURANO
inscription
Mosaic tesserae On face of plaque Inscription made of brick-red mosaic tiles.