Mosaic Face Beads

Liu, Robert K.
March 1989
Ornament;Spring89, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p22
This article discusses mosaic face beads as ideal collectibles given their rarity. The Roman mosaic face beads are said to be the oldest and the most sought after. The ancient techniques used to make them are also discussed along with the techniques used in the contemporary work of glass artist Brian Kerkvlier.


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