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Gold rosette with the head of a griffin

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 630–620 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Rhodian ?
Medium:
Gold, silver
Dimensions:
H. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm) diameter 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.229.24
  • References

    Richter, Gisela M. A. 1917. Handbook of the Classical Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 84, fig. 50.

    Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 326, 328, fig. 229.

    Alexander, Christine. 1928. Jewelry: The Art of the Goldsmith in Classical Times as Illustrated in the Museum Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 46, fig. 99.

    Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 328, 330, fig. 232.

    Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, pp. 156, 288, pl. 128d.

    Bandinelli, Ranuccio Bianchi. 1958. Enciclopedia dell'Arte Antica, Classica e Orientale, Vol. 2. Rome: Instituto della Enciclopedia Italiana, p. 164, fig. 250.

    Oliver, Andrew Jr. 1968. "Lydia." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 26(5): p. 270, fig. 4.

    Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1979. Greek Art of the Aegean Islands. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 105, p. 156.

    Picón, Carlos A. 2007. Art of the Classical World in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Greece, Cyprus, Etruria, Rome New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 49, pp. 61, 417.

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