- 6th century B.C.
- Greek, Cretan
- 2 7/8 in. x 3 1/4 in. (7.4 cm x 7.9 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America, 1953
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Segment of a palmette-lotus band
The two small holes at the top of the plaque suggest that it was suspended. The piece was probably part of a longer band of ornament.