Plaque, rectangular, repoussé
Greek, East Greek
7th century B.C.
Legacy dimension: .02 x .025
Medium or Technique
Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)
Has two heads in full front. Decorated with filigree patterns soldered on. Four rings attached to the bottom, to which small balls were originally attached. From Kameiros.
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)
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund