Four gold rosettes by Unknown Artist

Gold rosettes with enamelled decoration in green & white, said to have been found in Thessaly.

Details

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
3 cm
Art Fund grant:
£500 ( Total: £1,077)
Acquired in:
1963
Vendor:
Galerie Heide Vollmoelle

Part of a collection of 31 pieces which may have been fixed to the diadem of a cult statue.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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