The Prophet Solomon


The Prophet Solomon


Silk and metallic thread; approx. 1 carat lab-created strontium titanate, 2 carats garnet, 1.5 carat blue sapphire,.15 carat ruby, all faceted and prong-set in sterling silver;three 14K gold beads, 11 freshwater pearls and glass beads on 22 pt canvas.  26.5 x 17.5 cm.

Adapted from image of wall frieze “Pala d’Oro”

Constantinople   Early 12th century

Original height 19 cm