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Two heads in full front. Filigree ornament attached; four rings attached to bottom; balls attached to three of these.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, East Greek, Orientalizing Period, 7th century B.C.

Dimensions

Height x width: 2 x 2.5 cm (13/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

99.403

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment