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Snake Brooch

Snake Brooch

The original meaning of this decoration is still not known. It may have been used to adorn a chariot, a shield or a piece of furniture. No discoveries to date can shed any light on its original use.

The Chinese consider the serpent to be a benevolent creature symbolizing wisdom and bringing good luck.

€50

Characteristics

Dimensions :
Diamètre 5,7 cm
Material :
Brass
Museum :
Musée des Arts asiatiques–Guimet
EAN :
3336728268086
Matière de l'article :
Laiton doré
Reference :
BF400281

Editor

Museum of Conservation :
GUIMET

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