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One of a Pair of Bracelets with Figures, Plants and Fish
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One of a Pair of Bracelets with Figures, Plants and Fish


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Description This bracelet and its pair, Walters 71.1128, are carved in low relief around the outer circumferences. This bracelet shows fish between small panels of crosses, stars, and incised patterns; its pair shows crosses and human figures separeated by stylized plants. Both pieces are cracked.
Exhibitions
  • Jewelry - Ancient to Modern. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1979-1980.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Estate of Dikran Kelekian, New York, 1951; Walters Art Museum, 1951, by purchase.
Credit Museum purchase, 1951

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Period
7th century (?) (Coptic)
Medium
ivory
(Ivory & Bone)
Accession Number
71.1129
Measurements
3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm) (diam.)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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