Ring or Belt Attachment

Greek


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 659.

Dimensions

1.3 x 3.8 cm (1/2 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

83.421

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

The shape is a flat curve, concave on one side and slightly convex on the other. The ends widen into two broad discs. Worn and rusted.

Provenance

By 1883: C. G. Loring Collection (said to come from a tomb at Cos); gift of C. G. Loring to MFA, December 18, 1883

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Greely Loring