Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
late 4th century B.C.E.
Leaf: 7/16 x 1 1/8 in. (1.1 x 2.8 cm)
Stem : 1 in. (2.5 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush
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Greek. Oak Leaf, late 4th century B.C.E. Gold, Leaf: 7/16 x 1 1/8 in. (1.1 x 2.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush, 71.79.143. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.71.79.140_.141_.142_.143_.144_.145_NegID_71.79.140-.145_GRPA_print_bw.jpg)
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Oak leaf made of sheet gold. Stem was bent into a loop at one end, while the other end was passed through two holes in the leaf.
Condition: The tip is bent, and the piece is wrinkled.
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