A Hellenistic gold tiara
Lot 193
A Hellenistic gold diadem
Sold for £2,125 (US$ 3,571) inc. premium
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A Hellenistic gold tiara A Hellenistic gold tiara
Lot Details
A Hellenistic gold diadem
Circa 3rd-2nd Century B.C.
Composed of a sheet strip, tapering towards the attachment loops at each end, centred with an oval garnet surrounded by stylised birds within an oval wire border, 8in (20.2cm) long, mounted for wearing, with a stand

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  • Provenance:
    UK private collection, acquired from Christie's London, 29th April 2010 lot 118.
    French private collection, acquired prior to World War II.
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