CIRCA 5TH CENTURY B.C.
A THRACIAN GOLD TORQUE AND BRACELET CIRCA 5TH CENTURY B.C. Both fashioned from a stout wire, round in section, forming an open ellipse, the flat terminals with incised geometric ornament, a gold and rock crystal pendant threaded onto the torque, perhaps a modern addition, the sides of the pendant with two rows of beaded wire framing a band of hollow hemispheres, the perforations framed by large granules Torque: 7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) wide (2)
Acquired by the current owner in 1970.