|PAIR OF MIDDLE BRONZE AGE ARM SPIRALS OF SALGOTARJAN TYPE
Named after the treasure findings at Svedlar in eastern Slovakia, with decorative incision work; olive-green patina.
Intact and exceptionally well preserved.
15th-13th Century BC
Dia. of spiral 5 1/2 in. (14 cm.)
Total length 9 3/8 in. (24 cm.)
Ex German collection.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2010, no. 82.
Cf. M. Novotna, ‘The Axes and Hatchets in Slovakia’, PBF IX 3, 1970, pl. 56, 13.14.