Laurel? Rosette with Eight Petals
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
late 4th century B.C.E.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush
Golden laurel (?) rosette with eight petals. Rosette has a central boss at the base. The sleeve of each boss protrudes through the rear of the rosette. On the rear are two tube eyelets. Each petal curves concavely.
Condition: Several petals and stamens bent; one eyelet missing; dirty.
This item is not on view
Greek. Laurel? Rosette with Eight Petals, late 4th century B.C.E. Gold, 1/4 x 11/16 in. (0.7 x 1.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush, 71.79.109. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.71.79.106_.107_.108_.109_.110_.111_NegID_71.79.106-.111_GRPA_print_bw.jpg)
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