Sobotin (Zoptau; Zoeptau), Sumperk (Mahrisch Schonberg), Olomouc Region, Moravia (Mahren; Maehren), Czech Republic
Small Cabinet, 8.5 x 5.0 x 2.0 cm
Five lustrous, brown, dodecahedral almandine garnets to 8 mm are aesthetically scattered on tan, pointed chlorite schist matrix on this classic old-time piece from the Czech Republic and the Mullane Collection. This fine piece is from Zoeptau, Moravia and is accompanied by a Warner & Grieger label dated 1946. They were prominent California dealers and collectors prior to World War II.