Near Eastern, Anatolian
about 2400 B.C.
8 cm (3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)
Hair ring, made of flat piece of gold, rolled over, to which are attached two double-link chains, both ending in flat triangle of gold. The second gold triangle (formerly on 68.126) was attached in 1970. Originally had two chains: one only partial and only one ending in triangle of gold.
1968, sold by George Zacos (dealer), Basel, Switzerland, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 10, 1968)
Centennial purchase with funds donated by Landon T. Clay