Requires Photography

Disc of gold

Greek
Archaic Period


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.075 D.

Accession Number

01.8180

Medium or Technique

Gold

On View

Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)

Collections

Europe, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Decorated with relief in repoussé; concentric circles, guilloche, rosette. From Neandreia in the Troad,

Provenance

By date unknown: Frank Calvert Collection; by 1901: purchased from Frank Calvert by E. P. Warren (in Warren's records is the following: Bought from Frank Calvert, who writes: "The golden plates are from the ancient city of Neandreia. They [MFA 01.8179-01.8181] were all found in one tomb."; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution