Rattle ornament with six jingles

Title

Rattle ornament with six jingles

Identifier

2015.2.54

Subject

Ancient & Classical

Description

A circular openwork ornament composed of three concentric rings with six rattles attached around the upper two-thirds of its perimeter; each rattle is made up of a pair of hemispheres joined like a partially open clam; there is an openwork brace or tang opposite the rattles.

Format

Bronze
Bronze
2 7/8" H x 2 7/8" W x 5/8" D

Date

100 BCE

Files

2015.2.54.jpg

Citation

“Rattle ornament with six jingles,” Miami University Art Museum, accessed October 29, 2020, https://miamiuniversityartmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/1167.