Ovolo (egg and dart) necklace. From ancient Greek and Roman architecture,
to the Italian Renaissance, to the 18th century Greek Revival, the ovolo, located in
the cornice of the architrave, was frequently decorated with an egg and dart motif.

Included in the Architecture as Ornament exhibition, June 2007.


Sterling silver.


 

 


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