Pair of gold hair rings [Μ 763 Β]
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Αρχείο της Εφορείας Αρχαιοτήτων Χανίων

Abstract

Άστρικας Κισσάμου, τάφος , Ζευγάρι χρυσών σφηκωτήρων ,

Medium

Χρυσός

Bibliographic Citation

Αρχείο της Εφορείας Αρχαιοτήτων Χανίων

Provenance

Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο Χανίων

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Objects made of three or four spiral twists of gold twisted wire. These rings were always found on the head close to the ears and shoulders as if they had held a lock of hair ( there is no definite evidence to confirm this use).The were funerary offerings.
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