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Necklace with goat-head finials

Greek
Hellenistic Period
3rd century B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 34 cm (13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.8154

Medium or Technique

Gold and glass (paste)

On View

Anne and Blake Ireland Gallery (Gallery 210A)

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Small round beads (alternately gold, white paste, gold, colored paste). At each end of the necklace there is a small goat’s head, modeled, of paste (?).

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens.); December 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution