Bronze (with silver and gold)
Italy, Villanova culture, ca. 900 BC
H. of original bronze pendant 4.85 cm
This Villanovan bronze sheet pendant is applied on a modern 935 silver plaque. Attached is a 18K golden eyelet ring for suspension, made to be worn as a necklace. Mended from two parts, affixed with a golden wire.
Provenance: ex Swiss private collection, Dr. L.M., Zurich, 1990’s.
Item reference: JE0333