Gold wreaths like the one found were meant to imitate the wreaths of real leaves that were worn in Ancient Greece in religious ceremonies and given as prizes in athletic and artistic contests https://ancientpeoples.tumblr.com/post/62527320868/wreath-gold-4th-century-bc-greek-source

Incredibly rare 2,300-year-old Ancient Greek crown found under bed

Incredibly rare Ancient Greek gold crown was kept for decades in a tatty box of old newspapers under bed by owner who had no idea what it was.

Altın kolye sasaniler zamanından kral ve iki aslan 220-650. yy.

Gold Necklace -- Depicting King & Flanking Lions of Lapis Lazuli -- Centuries CE -- Sassanian Period -- Belonging to the collection of the Reza Abbasi Museum -- Tehran, Iran -- Photo Credit: © A.

Peta Kruger Laureate Award & Medal 2013 Commissioned by Australia Council for the Arts Silver, stainless steel, paint

Comesperma volubile Medal recipient: Juliana Engberg Peta Kruger Laureate Award & Medal 2013 Commissioned by Australia Council for the Arts Silver, stainless steel, paint.

The Kunigunde Crown:   One of the earliest known royal symbols is the Kunigunde crown. The crown belonged to the wife of the Emperor Henry II of Bavaria, the Empress Kunigunde. This crown was made around the early 10th century before Bavaria became a kingdom.

The Kunigunde Crown: One of the earliest known royal symbols. The crown belonged to the wife of the Emperor Henry II of Bavaria, the Empress Kunigunde. This crown was made around the early century before Bavaria became a kingdom.

Greek treasures at the Hellenic Museum tell 8,000 years of history – in pictures

Greek treasures at the Hellenic Museum tell 8,000 years of history – in pictures

archaicwonder: Hellenistic Gold Myrtle Wreath, Century BC Myrtle wreaths, which were common in many regions, especially of Macedonia.

Eros earrings, made in Greece, late 4th century BC. Source: Ethnic Jewelry and Adornment.

Greek Eros earrings - late century B.- Height: 2 in. cm) Diameter: in. cm) Gold, Dallas Museum of Art

PENDANT  Gold butterfly, wings and body to grénetées set with a garnet and a chrysoprase.   Black Sea, to the 3rd century.

Pendant - Gold butterfly, wings and body to grénetées set with a garnet and a chrysoprase. Black Sea, to the century.

Golden Crown, II sec. A.C., Taranto, National Archaeological Museum. Kind concession MiBACT: National Archaeological Museum– Archaeological Superintendence Board of Apulia. – Archive (photo P. Buscicchio).

Golden Crown, II sec. Kind concession MiBACT: National Archaeological Museum– Archaeological Superintendence Board of Apulia. – Archive (photo P.

RIng with Blue Stone, Roman        2nd-3rd centuries C.E.      Gold, stone

★ RIng with Blue Stone ~ Roman centuries C. Gold with Lapiz Azure stone

Diadem with rosette/Greek, 3rd Century B.C.

Diadem with rosette~Greek, Century B. Museum of historical cultural heritage PLATAR

Gold ring set with emeralds, late  Roman, 4th century possibly 5th A.D.

Rosamaria G Frangini High Jewellery Ancient Gold Ring Set with Emeralds Roman, century

Ana Rosa

A pair of Etruscan fabricated gold earrings in opus interrasile comprising a hollow c-shaped body, its inner and outer faces pierced and decorated with filigree beaded wire and granulation.

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