Spiral Pendant of the Type Pucov with a Pin

Culture: Middle Europe
Period: 1000-900 B.C.
Material: Bronze
Dimensions: 13.5 cm (spiral height); 16.1 cm (needle length)
Price: Sold
Ref: 5130
Provenance: Collection A., Vienna, acquired 1970-1980.
Condition: Intact
Description: Large spiral of the rare type Pucov made from a round bronze wire. The wire runs from the spiral into a circular loop and then in a small, flat spiral disk. Both spirals hanging on a bronze needle with a cross-shaped head, which is threaded through the loop. Spirals mounted in this way were possibly worn as pendants, maybe as a breast ornament. Rare. Mounted.