An Italic Bronze Torque, Villanovan Period, ca. 6th Century BCE
RB1801Regular price $5,500 USD
Comprised of a heavy ring, the ends bent back, the terminals ornamented with large bud finials.
Bibliography: Ancient Bronzes, Ceramics, and Seals: The Nasli M. Heeramaneck Collection of Ancient Near Eastern, Central Asiatic, and European Art. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1981 (#M.76.174.312)
Dimensions: Height: 7 3/4 inches (19.69 cm), Width: 10 3/8 inches (26.25 cm)
Condition: Intact and in excellent condition overall. Custom mounted on a museum-quality custom mount.
Provenance: Alex Malloy private collection, NJ, acquired in the 1980s.