Bracelet

Greco-Roman Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 262.

Accession Number

85.248

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Circular spiral of one and a half turns; ribbed and molded. There is a serpent’s head at each end; engraved with cross-bars and crosses. Dark green patina.

Provenance

By 1884: Alfred Greenough Collection; gift of the Estate of Alfred Greenough to MFA, April 4, 1885

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection