Pendant with seated figure

Greek
Geometric Period
750–700 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: about 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2001.850

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Bronze pendant with seated figure (monkey?) at top of rod. Figure sits with elbows resting on knees, and with hands touching mouth/nose. Back side of figure is incised with parallel lines. Figure rests on rod covered with six rows of four rounded studs, and ends in rounded spool. Some green and brown corrosion.

Provenance

By early 1970's: Robert Haber Collection, New York, NY; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Haber to MFA, December 28, 2001

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Haber