Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bead, plaque from a necklace

Other: 13/16 x 1 7/16 x 5/16 in. (2.1 x 3.7 x 0.8 cm)
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
Not on view
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 3277, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Related Objects

Gold necklace

Date: ca. 1400–1200 B.C. Medium: Gold Accession: 74.51.3005 On view in:Gallery 173

Silver appliqués

Date: 5th–4th century B.C. Medium: Silver Accession: 74.51.3278a, b On view in:Gallery 176

Silver-gilt bowl

Date: ca. 725–675 B.C. Medium: Gilt silver Accession: 74.51.4554 On view in:Gallery 174

Chlorite necklace with 36 biconical beads

Date: ca. 1600–600 B.C. Medium: Chlorite Accession: 74.51.5009 On view in:Gallery 171

Silver spiral

Date: 9th–4th century B.C. Medium: Silver Accession: 74.51.3264 On view in:Gallery 171