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Plated with electrum. A bezel like a cartouche, divided horizontally in three sections; a centaur in the upper one, a sphinx in the second, a conventional design in the lower. From Etruria. S.L.32.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: from Etruria); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1898, for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Archaic Period,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .017 L. of bezel.

Accession Number

98.776

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings