Description: Victorian Venetian floral mosaic brooch set in goldstone glass, c. 1880's. The flowers are made of mostly white and red tesserae (glass tiles) with green leaves and blue accents. The twisted frame is gold filled. Similar examples shown on pages 150-151 of "Collecting Victorian Jewelry" by Jeanenne Bell.
Only downgrade from 'excellent' is replaced catch and slight bend to frame near the clasp.
Size: 1 3/8" x 1 1/2" x 3/8" thick
Condition: Very good, no flaws, cracks or scratches to goldstone, no missing tiles.