A Hellenistic gold oak wreath
Lot 189*
A Hellenistic gold oak wreath
£3,000 - 4,000
US$ 5,000 - 6,700
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Hellenistic gold oak wreath
Circa 3rd-1st Century B.C.
Composed of numerous projecting sprays of sheet gold oak leaves with serrated edges and veins, each spray attached by twisted gold wire to a diadem composed of sheet gold over a modern tubular core, 6¼in (16cm) diam

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  • Provenance:
    The Aldo Branca Collection, Ascona, Switzerland, acquired between the 1960s and 1980s.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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