Necklace

Italic, Etruscan ?


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .335 L.

Accession Number

88.341

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces and neck bands

Two seperate strands, caught together at intervals of short segments of pressed gold leaf. At regular intervals are pendants (ten) beaten up in thin gold.

Provenance

By 1885: with A. Manetti, San Remo (according to a letter to him from Serafino Gamberai the necklace was found by peasants near Talamone [Tuscan marshlands] in the summer of 1884); sold by Manetti to an anonymous collector; anonymous gift to MFA, April 30, 1888

Credit Line

Anonymous gift