Greek. <em>Bead</em>, late 4th century B.C.E. Gold, 1/8 x 1/4 x 1/2 in. (0.3 x 0.7 x 1.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush, 71.79.38. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.71.79.27_.28_.29_.30_.31_.32_.33_.34_.35_.36_.37_.38_.39_NegID_71.79.27-.39_GRPB_print_bw.jpg)



Medium: Gold

Dates:late 4th century B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1/8 x 1/4 x 1/2 in. (0.3 x 0.7 x 1.2 cm)


Accession Number: 71.79.38

Image: CUR.71.79.27_.28_.29_.30_.31_.32_.33_.34_.35_.36_.37_.38_.39_NegID_71.79.27-.39_GRPB_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Finial bead of filigreed spirals and granules. Bead consists of a trapezoidal sheet of gold with two eyelets attached to the bottom (each eyelet is a tube of sheet gold), and granules and filigree spirals on the top side. Condition: Good.

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