Length: 30 mm (1 3/16 in.)
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Fine woven wire; having a bulla-like ornament and five cylinders strung on it; a bar and a vase-shaped ornament fastened at the end. From Palestrina.
According to the MFA Annual Report for 1902 the Buffum collection included a group of objects that "were all found at Palestrina many years ago, in the excavations conducted by Signor Castellani, Mr. Buffum being present at the time of their discovery"; by date unknown: William Arnold Buffum Collection (died 1901); 1901: inherited by Miss Charlotte Wissmann; gift of Miss Charlotte Wissmann to MFA, May 1, 1902
Gift of Miss C. Wissmann