I found Tesserae
to be well written, Freese's writing is distinctive, his writing voice propels the reader through the narrative with a pause now and then to do some reflective thinking about the life and perhaps shared moments we all have shared and how we have been compelled forward or perhaps have been held back on our own journey.
Thus, discrete tesserae
of 'progressive type', characteristic of one of the lineages in the genus Psammosteus, stand out by their height, which is attained by the enlargement of an aspidin mound (neck) and its overgrowth by the dentine of the primordial tubercle.
Recopilacion de tesserae
lusoriae con procedencia conocida.
"Consumers know it from airports, but Tesserae
is a different product; it doesn't look like panel," said Owen.
The scales never reached such thickness as the tesserae
did, which might mean that the tesserae
appeared in earlier life stages of the fish, and grew some time before the scales appeared.
Aguatti was one of the earliest mosaicists to work in miniature during the late 18th and early 19th centuries using miniature 'smalti', the Italian name for minuscule pieces of enamel tesserae
made in the Vatican workshops.
Using computer simulations, models and practical tests, the difficulties of constructing such a vast surface were overcome by assembling single tiles into larger modules, so each colour-coded hexagonal 'pixel' is made up of 37 tesserae
This close inspection of the physical fabric of the mosaics has enabled them to see where the original plaster survives, where the original tesserae
are still in situ, or have been reset, and where new tesserae
have been added.
The work is at once a painting and a mosaic, resulting as it does from a technique Whitten has employed since the early 1990s, in which he uses small squares of hardened acrylic paint as tesserae
. The primarily velvety black composition is inflected with light blue and sparkling gold tiles, with which Whitten has formed a circle and two lines dividing the square work into quadrants.
The architect calls his creation the White Chapel, but Hyatt have christened the hexagonal space Eternity--an optimistic prediction for the unions it consummates--and the gauzy white interior with its floor of marble tesserae
does suggest a movie set for the after-life.
Products used for "The Real World: Denver" house include Milliken's Joy Prism and Cocoon tiles; Tesserae
Essentials, Talus, Spectrum and Touch panels; Pattern-Mates broadloom; and hospitality broadloom carpet.
* The material pieces used to form mosaic are called "tesserae
." In ancient Rome, wall mosaics were primarily made from tiny pieces of colored glass.