Collection of over 75 pieces of jewellery, including; 15 rings, 2 bracelets, 4 fibulae, 2 diadems, a myrtle spray, 8 ear-rings, Mycenaean bead in the shape of a lily and 12 wire spirals for hair decoration.

Provenance

7th Earl of Elgin; by descent.


British Museum

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Closed 24 – 26 Dec and 1 Jan