University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 30-33-44
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Scythian
Provenience: Russia
Maikop
Kuban
Date Made: 399-200 BC
Early Date: -399
Late Date: -200
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Gold
Technique:Gilded
Iconography:Gorgoneion
Outside Diameter:2.2cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Anderson Galleries (Canessa Estate Sale), subscription of William Hinckle Smith, 1930

Description

Intact. Very thin. Gilded on upper surface (face) only. Reddish clay. Very low, dim relief.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Leskov, A. M. 2008. The Maikop Treasure. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 38-39, no. 40View Objects cited in this Publication

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