A 19th century Roman micromosaic of the Forum of Rome
Lot 28
A 19th century Roman micromosaic of the Forum of Rome
£15,000 - 20,000
US$ 25,000 - 34,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 19th century Roman micromosaic of the Forum of Rome
Rectangular, with myriad glass tesserae depicting the Forum of Ancient Rome with the columns of the Temple of Vespasian at the centre flanked to the left by the Arch of Septimus Severus and the Church of Saints Martin and Luke, to the right are the columns of the Temple of Saturn, the grassy foreground has two couples perambulating, in the background are the column of Foca and the columns of the Temple of Castor and Pollux leading to the arch of Titus, set in black Belgian marble, with ebonised frame with simulated basket weave, height 30cm, length 39.5cm.
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  1. Loraine Turner
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7393 3836
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  2. Michael Moorcroft
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
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    Montpelier Street
    London, SW7 1HH
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7393 3835
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