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Acquired in 1863 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
MET
credit
date_end
date_start
date_text
530 BC-500 BC (made)
descriptive_line
Rosette, decorated with embossed work and granulation, possibly made in Tuscany or Umbria, 530-500BC
dimensions
Diameter: 4.1 cm, Depth: 0.4 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Jewellery, room 91
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
85810
label
Disc earrings Italy, Tuscany (Etruria), about 530-500 BC Embossed gold, with granulation Museum nos. 8838, 8839-1863 [2007]
last_checked
2014-08-30T01:11:21.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T01:11:21.000Z
latitude
39.606985
location
Jewellery, room 91, case 2, shelf B, box 1
longitude
16.711725
marks
materials
gold
materials_techniques
Gold, decorated with embossed work and granulation
museum_number
8838-1863
museum_number_token
88381863
object_number
O110965
object_type
Rosette
on_display
true
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Gold, decorated with embossed work and granulation
place
Tuscany
primary_image_id
2006AC7262
production_note
Made in Etruria, the ancient state in west-central Italy which spread its civilization throughout Italy in the 6th century B.C. It is now part of modern Tuscany and Umbria.
production_type
public_access_description
This is one of a pair of gold rosettes (museum number 8839-1863). It is decorated with granulation, where tiny spheres of gold are arranged in patterns on the surface. They are fixed to the background by an intricate process which creates a join without using solder.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
rosette-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
embossing, granulation
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-500
year_start
-530