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Bracelet of Two Joined Sections

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

DATES late 4th century B.C.E.
PERIOD Hellenistic Period
DIMENSIONS Fragment a: 5/16 x 2 3/16 in. (0.9 x 5.5 cm) Fragment b: 5/16 x 2 3/16 in. (0.8 x 5.6 cm)  (show scale)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush
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CAPTION Greek. Bracelet of Two Joined Sections, late 4th century B.C.E. Gold, Fragment a: 5/16 x 2 3/16 in. (0.9 x 5.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush, 71.79.118a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.71.79.118a-b_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, CUR.71.79.118a-b_NegA_print_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Made of a hollow curved golden tube, with ram's head terminals. The terminals, which are also hollow were added separately. The piece is broken into two parts, a and b. Each of the fragments consists of one of the terminals and part of the tube. Condition of a: The piece is mostly crushed; some cracks. Condition of b: Piece is partly crushed.
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