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Pectoral


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Description This "pectoral," or chest ornament, is made of thin sheet gold decorated with stamped repoussé motifs, including a goat, lion, duck, human head, leaves, and small and large rosettes.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
12/31/1969Examinationother
6/28/1973Treatmentother
7/12/1973Technical Reportexamined for technical study
9/30/1974Treatmentother
4/24/1978Examinationexamined for condition
10/05/1979Treatmentcleaned; repaired; stabilized; loss compensation; mounted
Exhibitions
  • Jewelry - Ancient to Modern. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1979-1980.
Provenance Joseph Brummer, Paris and New York, [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [as part of "Jugoslavian Treasure"]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1927, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1927

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Period
ca. 650 BC (Orientalizing)
Medium
sheet gold
(Gold, Silver & Jewelry)
Accession Number
57.368
Measurements
8 7/16 x 8 1/16 x 2 3/8 in. (21.5 x 20.5 x 6 cm)
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