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Gold pendant with garnet and three gold tassels

3rd century B.C.
Greek, South Italian, Tarentine
Gold, garnet
H.: 3/8 in. (1 cm)
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Pendant set with a garnet.
Said to be from Taranto

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1912. "Department of Classical Art: Recent Accessions." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 7(5): p. 98.

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