Description The head of this pin consists of a Greek coin, a Carthage Stater of the 340-242 BC period, showing the head of Persephone. It is mounted by six claws to a reinforced gold circle which is attached to the gold, twisted pin. It was worn by Henry Walters.
|9/05/2012||Treatment||Examined for exhibition; cleaned|
- Jewelry - Ancient to Modern. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1979-1980.
- From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2014-2016.
Provenance Mrs. John Russell Pope [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1947, by gift.
Credit Gift of Mrs. John Russell Pope, 1947
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