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Bead

Object Number:30-33-29
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Scythian
Provenience: Russia
Maikop
Kuban
Date Made: 399-200 BCE
Early Date: -399
Late Date: -200
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Gold
Wax
Length: 4 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Anderson Galleries (Canessa Estate Sale), subscription of William Hinckle Smith, 1930

Description

Gold foil over wax restoration, the gold cracked and in part missing. Biconvex bead. At one end a hole 0.008 m. in diameter is preserved, encircled by a small rim.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Leskov, Aleksandr M. 2008. The Maikop Treasure.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 84, no. 106View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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