SEMI-PRECIOUS STONES IN MOSAIC ART

SO WHAT ARE SEMI-PRECIOUS STONES, EXACTLY?

PIETRA DURA IN THE RENAISSANCE ERA

Pietra dura table top, Late 16th or early 17th century
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Left to right: Malachite, Labradorite, and Chalcedony
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PRECIOUS STONE MOSAICS AROUND THE WORLD

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Left to right: Bloodstone, Sard, and Carnelian
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CONTEMPORARY TAKES ON SEMI-PRECIOUS STONE MOSAIC ARTWORK

Contemporary Takes on Semi-Precious Stone Mosaic Art
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Left to right: Turquoise, Jasper, Amber
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Genaro Alvarez, Modern Maja, 1965
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Sandra and Carl Bryant, Night Music, 2019
Susan Nanna Casbarro, Spikey Crystal Flower
Susan Weschler, Bursting Into Life, 2019
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READY TO TRY SEMI-PRECIOUS GEMS?

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We are creators of mosaic art. Each of our mosaics is handmade from hand cut marble and glass tesserae. We share captivating mosaics, one stone at a time.

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