The J. Paul Getty Museum

Group of Appliqués, Pins, Finials, a Fragmentary Band with Foliate Ornament, and a D-Shaped Object (26 objects)

Currently on view at: Getty Villa, Gallery 109, The Greeks in Southern Italy and Sicily

Object Details

Title:

Group of Appliqués, Pins, Finials, a Fragmentary Band with Foliate Ornament, and a D-Shaped Object (26 objects)

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Greek (South Italian)

Place:

South Italy (Place Created)

Date:

525–500 B.C.

Medium:

Silver, gold, bronze

Object Number:

96.AM.110

Credit Line:

Gift of Barbara and Lawrence Fleischman

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Object Description

The group of ornaments consists of four frontal female heads, six frontal bearded male heads, a gorgoneion head, a pin head, four pairs of pins, a fragmentary band with foliate ornament, a D-shaped object, a finial, and three finials. See individual records for descriptions.

Provenance
Provenance
- 1989

Fritz Bürki & Son (Zurich, Switzerland), sold to Barbara and Lawrence Fleischman, 1989.

1989 - 1996

Barbara Fleischman and Lawrence Fleischman, American, 1925 - 1997 (New York, New York), donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1996.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
A Passion for Antiquities: Ancient Art from the Collection of Barbara and Lawrence Fleischman (October 13, 1994 to April 23, 1995)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), October 13, 1994 to January 15, 1995
  • The Cleveland Museum of Art (Cleveland), February 14 to April 23, 1995