Pectoral

Italic
Archaic Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 347.

Dimensions

Length: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.129

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pectorals

From the center of a horizontal strip of bronze rises a conical strip ending in a ring. On either side of this there is a triangle, à jour. The horizontal piece is pierced with five holes from which depend five rude human figures. Gray surface.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Suessula.); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren