An Illyrian Bronze Belt, Archaic Period, 6th century BCE


$7,500 USD

Comprising individual rectangular fittings each cast with alternating raised circular bosses, rectangular terminals and a triangular clasp.  Originally attached to leather belt.

Condition:  All elements of the belt have been restrung on nylon thread, otherwise intact and in original condition.  Museum quality custom mount.

Dimensions:  Length: 94 cm (37 inches), width: 6 cm (2.36 cm)

Provenance:  previously forming part of the private collection of G.K., Shaftlarn, Germany, acquired in the 1990s.