Bracelet

Greek, East Greek


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Loose earth

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 259.

Dimensions

7.5cm (2 15/16in.)

Accession Number

84.564

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

A thin, flattish wire comprises two segments; these are twisted together; there is a hook and loop closure. Green patina. Bangle.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); found in loose earth. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America