Greek. <em>Fragment of a Boss</em>, late 4th century B.C.E. Gold, 5/8 in. (1.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush, 71.79.144. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.71.79.140_.141_.142_.143_.144_.145_NegID_71.79.140-.145_GRPA_print_bw.jpg)

Fragment of a Boss


Medium: Gold

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

Dimensions: 5/8 in. (1.6 cm)


Accession Number: 71.79.144

Image: CUR.71.79.140_.141_.142_.143_.144_.145_NegID_71.79.140-.145_GRPA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fragment of a boss, circular in shape, with a row of smaller bosses around its outer edge. Condition: Part of outer edge broken away; center dented.

Brooklyn Museum