Requires Photography

Plaque, rectangular, repoussé

Greek, East Greek
Orientalizing Period
640–630 B.C.


5.6 x 3.1 cm (2 3/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

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On View

Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)


Jewelry, The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment

The “Oriental Artemis,” holding an animal in each hand. Upper right and lower left corners gone. From Kameiros.


By date unknown: W. H. Forman Collection; inherited from him by Mrs. Burt and then, about 1889, by A. H. Browne; by 1899: with Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 13 Wellington Strand, London, W.C. (sale of the Forman collection, June 19-22, lot 397, partial; said to have come from Kameiros); 1899: with Edward Perry Warren; 1899: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry P. Warren for $ 32,500.00 (this is the total price for MFA 99.338-99.542)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund