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Crescent-shaped, the points decorated with granulated pyramids surrounded on the front by rosettes, and holding between them a piece of plasma. At the top, a loop, decorated with a rosette.


By 1902: on the art market in Athens (according to the shop owner: found in a tomb in Crete in 1902); 1902: purchased in Athens by Miss Rose Lamb; gift of Miss Rose Lamb to MFA, April 19, 1917

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Gift of Miss Rose Lamb

Greek, 4th century B.C.?

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The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants