Gold foil plaque with leaf patterns

Near Eastern, Syrian
Iron Age
599–300 B.C.


Object Place: Syria

Dimensions

8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1977.848

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Gold foil plaque with leaf pattern executed in repousse. Pierced at each end.

Provenance

By 1977: Mr. and Mrs. Richard Wagner collection, West Barnstable, MA (said to be from a burial near Mardin, Syria); given to the MFA by Mr. and Mrs. Wagner December 1, 1977.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard R. Wagner