Greek. <em>Quatrefoil Spacer Bead</em>, late 4th century B.C.E. Gold, 1/8 x 1/4 x 1/4 in. (0.3 x 0.7 x 0.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush, 71.79.36. 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)

Quatrefoil Spacer Bead


Medium: Gold

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

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


Accession Number: 71.79.36

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:
"Quatrefoil" spacer bead of two double spirals of filigree and granules. Attached to the bottom of the bead are two parallel gold tubes. A six-petalled rosette is applied to the center, and a granule attached to the bead between each coil of each double spiral. Condition: Good

Brooklyn Museum