Mosaic Cane Slice

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Object Name: 
Mosaic Cane Slice
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2011.3.10
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 0.3 cm, Diam: 0.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1840-1843
Credit Line: 
Gift of Giovanni Sarpellon
Primary Description: 
Colorless, yellow, green, white, red, and blue glass; mosaic glass technique. Circular cane slice with central 5-pointed red, white, and blue, surrounded by circle of white stars, surrounded by seven green stars with yellow outlines. Cane slice mounted on square piece of cardstock with "73" written on reverse.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sarpellon, Giovanni, Source
2011-06-14
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
73
inscription
Handwritten back of cardstock
Miniature Masterpieces: Mosaic Glass 1838-1924 (1995) illustrated, p. 36, fig. 78; BIB# 36114
Miniature di vetro: murrine 1838-1924 (1990) illustrated, p. 34, fig. 75; BIB# 33778