Greek. <em>Large Rosette Bead</em>, late 4th century B.C.E. Gold, 2 11/16 in. (6.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush, 71.79.95. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.71.79.1-.180.jpg)

Large Rosette Bead


Medium: Gold

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

Dimensions: 2 11/16 in. (6.9 cm)


Accession Number: 71.79.95

Image: CUR.71.79.1-.180.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Large rosette with six round petals, and a raised central boss. This boss is encircled by a twisted gold wire at the base of the boss, and there are holes pierced near the base of the petals. Condition: The central boss is not preserved. The piece is flattened and very wrinkled.

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