University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 30-33-5
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Scythian
Provenience: Russia
Maikop
Kuban
Date Made: 499-400 BC
Early Date: -499
Late Date: -400
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Gold
Technique:Cloisonne
Iconography:Flowers
Length: 19.7cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Anderson Galleries (Canessa Estate Sale), subscription of William Hinckle Smith, 1930

Description

4 gold-leaf floral plaques; twisted wire cloisonnes which formerly held enamel.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Leskov, A. M. 2008. The Maikop Treasure. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 67-68, no. 86View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] 1975. From the Lands of the Scythians: Ancient Treasures from the Museum of the U.S.S.R 3000 B.C - 100 B.C. : Page/Fig./Plate: 158-159View Objects cited in this Publication

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