Danube Virtual Museum

Decorative object

Title: Decorative object
Site: Vinča
Location/Region: Vinča, Belgrade
Chrolonology: 4000 BC - 2000 BC
Museum: Military Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Period: Eneolithic
Epoch: Copper Age
Closer Dating: 2nd millennium BC
Material: Hartshorn
Dimensions: L 5, 5 cm
Production Technique: Cutting, carving
Bibliography: M. Peković, Arheološka zbirka Vojnog muzeja u Beogradu / Archaeological Collection of the Military Museum in Belgrade. Beograd 2006.


The object is decorated with carved, meshly spaced lines that create rhombic, obliquely and horizontally arranged fields.