Bracelet

Italic, Etruscan
Hellenistic Period
3rd century B.C.


Dimensions

Diameter: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.2870

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets and armlets

A thin hoop of solid silver, with rude serpents’ heads at the ends. See 13.2860

Provenance

About 1879, discovered on property belonging to the Count Lucioli, Chiusi, Italy (one of a group of objects said to have been found together in a tomb near Chiusi, probably in the Colle Lucioli just east of Chiusi, MFA 13.2860-13.2901). By 1913: with Raoul Tolentino, 57 Via Sistina, Rome; purchased by MFA from Raoul Tolentino, November 6, 1913

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912