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Necklace with goat-head finials

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 (?).


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

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 3rd century B.C.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gold and glass (paste)


The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands