Greek. <em>Oak Leaf</em>, late 4th century B.C.E. Gold, Leaf: 11/16 x 1 in. (1.8 x 2.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush, 71.79.146. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.71.79.1-.180.jpg)

Oak Leaf


Medium: Gold

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

Dimensions: Leaf: 11/16 x 1 in. (1.8 x 2.6 cm) Stem: 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm)


Accession Number: 71.79.146

Image: CUR.71.79.1-.180.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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: Tip of leaf broken off; piece bent and wrinkled.

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