3rd century B.C.
Length: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold and glass
Not On View
Composed of small bars of gold alternating with two rows of blue glass beads. In the center, four gold pendants decorated with rosettes and human heads. See 13.2860.
About 1879, discovered on property belonging to the Count Lucioli, Chiusi, Italy (one of a group of objects said to have been found together in a tomb near Chiusi, probably in the Colle Lucioli just east of Chiusi, MFA 13.2860-13.2901). By 1913: with Raoul Tolentino, 57 Via Sistina, Rome; purchased by MFA from Raoul Tolentino, November 6, 1913
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912