University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 32-27-578
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Lapithos
Locus: Tomb P. 49?
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Gold
Length: 3.4cm
Width: 1.75cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition; B.H. Hill, 1932

Description

Three small balls hang pendant by means of fine twisted wire, from a flat band ornamented with 2 braided stripes. The band is surmounted by a button-like disc. From the point of attachment of disc to band spring two volutes of gold wire, extending to the end of the band. A loop of gold wire for attachment to the ear extends well above the disc, which is edged with finely twisted wire.


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