Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bead ornaments in the form of female head

Period:
Classical
Date:
6th–5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Electrum
Dimensions:
Other: 7/16 × 7/16 × 3/16 in. (1.1 × 1.1 × 0.4 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1898
Accession Number:
98.11.56
Not on view
Alexander, Christine. 1928. Jewelry: The Art of the Goldsmith in Classical Times as Illustrated in the Museum Collection. p. 48, fig. 104, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Damm, Inciser Gürçay. 2000. "Huns and Goths: Jewelry from the Ukraine and Southern Russia." From Attila to Charlemagne: Arts of the Early Medieval Period in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Katharine R. Brown, Dafydd Kidd, and Charles T. Little, eds. pp. 104-5, fig. 10.2, New York and New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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