Each button in this set of twelve is composed of a micromosaic view of an ancient Roman architectural site, in this case possibly the Temple of the Vestal Virgins, the same as button .2. Each micromosaic is set in black glass and mounted in gold with an applied rope border. Each button attaches with a hook on the reverse. The set of twelve buttons are in their original black leather case with white silk and red velvet lining.
- Object type
- Clothing -- Accessory
- Descriptive terms
- 9/16 x 9/16 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number