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Breast ornament

unknown artist1800/1899

Benaki Museum of Greek Civilization

Benaki Museum of Greek Civilization
Athens, Greece

Breast ornament from Salamis island with coral beads, mother-of-pearl, black glass, and silver gilt. Similar jewellery was often part of a bride’s dress in Attica. 19th c. H. 0.28 m. (EE 4619)

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  • Title: Breast ornament
  • Creator: unknown artist
  • Date Created: 1800/1899
  • Physical Dimensions: h280 cm (complete)
  • Type: jewellery
  • Rights: Benaki Museum
  • External Link: Benaki Museum

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