Necklace [M 710]
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Item Details

Source

Αρχείο της Εφορείας Αρχαιοτήτων Χανίων

Provenance

Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο Χανίων

Abstract

Περιδέραιο

Medium

ΧΡΥΣΟΣ

Temporal Coverage

Υστερομινωική εποχή

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Description

Necklace comprising of 21 relief gold beads in the shape of eight – petaled rosettes. All beads bear horizontal piercing. The beads are made of two separate gold leaves joined at their edges. The beads were made by hammering the gold in a mold. The bottom lead is flat and the top leaf forms an embossed schematic eight - petaled rosette. This exhibit was found in a tholos Tomb.
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