Greek. <em>Laurel? Rosette with Eight Petals</em>, late 4th century B.C.E. Gold, 1/4 x 13/16 in. (0.7 x 2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush, 71.79.107. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.71.79.106_.107_.108_.109_.110_.111_NegID_71.79.106-.111_GRPA_print_bw.jpg)

Laurel? Rosette with Eight Petals


Medium: Gold

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

Dimensions: 1/4 x 13/16 in. (0.7 x 2 cm)


Accession Number: 71.79.107

Image: CUR.71.79.106_.107_.108_.109_.110_.111_NegID_71.79.106-.111_GRPA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Golden laurel (?) rosette with eight petals. Rosette has a central boss at the base. The sleeve of each boss protrudes through the rear of the rosette. On the rear are two tube eyelets. Each petal curves concavely. Condition: Several petals and stamens bent; reddish-brown dirt.

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