Rosette

Greek, East Greek
Archaic Period


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .029 D. of largest. .013 D. of smallest.

Accession Number

99.417

Medium or Technique

Electrum

On View

Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)

Collections

Europe, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

One of thirty-two rosettes of various sizes and designs. Pattern stamped in metal. From Kameiros. S.L.111.

Provenance

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 Camirus); 1899: with Edward Perry Warren; 1899: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 32,500.00 (this is the total price for MFA 99.338-99.542)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund