Greek. <em>Bead with Ribbed Tube and Flag</em>, late 4th century B.C.E. Gold, Tube: 1/4 in. (0.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush, 71.79.40. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 71.79.40-.55_bw_SL3.jpg)

Bead with Ribbed Tube and Flag


Medium: Gold

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

Dimensions: Tube: 1/4 in. (0.7 cm) Flag: 5/16 in. (0.8 cm)


Accession Number: 71.79.40

Image: 71.79.40-.55_bw_SL3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Sheet gold bead consisting of a ribbed tube and a bud-shaped flag. The outer edge of the flag is raised and pierced near the tip with an irregular hole. Condition: Somewhat dented.

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