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Size and Coverage Amounts

SIZES AND COVERAGE Orsoni smalti and gold are handmade and hand-cut so the sizes and coverage amounts stated here are approximates:

SMALTI CUT "A" SMALTI CUT "B" GOLD
Size:
(LxWxD)
15 x 10 x 6 mm
(5/8 x 3/8 x 1/4 in)

4-5 cm square and irregular, 1 cm thickness (2” x 2” inches, 3/8” thick)

1lb. = about 8 pieces

1 x 1 cm
(3/8 x 3/8 x 3/16 in.)
#019 and #020:
(3/8 x 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Coverage: 1 lb. = 48 sq. in.
(about 180 pieces)
3 lb = 1 sq. ft.
(laid side by side and allowing for wastage)

Coverage varies based on how the "B" pieces are cut and used in your mosaic. 3 lbs of uncut pieces, laid side by side, cover 1 square foot.

1 lb = 60 sq. in.
(about 380 pieces)
2.5 lb = 1 sq. ft
#019 and #020
3 lb = 1 sq. ft.