Round silver plaque

Thracian
Early Hellenistic Period
around 300 B.C.


Dimensions

Diameter: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.621

Medium or Technique

Silver with gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Round silver plaque decorated with vines. Plaque is worked in repoussé covered with sheet gold. Five rosettes surrounded by stylized vines. The loops for attachment are preserved.

Provenance

By 1979: with Michael L. Ward, 171 State Street, Brooklyn Heights, New York 11201; purchased by MFA from Michael L. Ward, December 19, 1979

Credit Line

Classical Department Exchange Fund