Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Gold earring with cage and ball pendant

Date:
7th–6th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Other: 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.3183
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Boat-shaped earring with cage and ball pendant.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 3183, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Related Objects

Gold earring with nail-head pendant

Date: 6th century B.C. Medium: Gold Accession: 74.51.3216 On view in:Gallery 171

Gold earring with nail-head pendant

Date: 6th century B.C. Medium: Gold Accession: 74.51.3215 On view in:Gallery 171

Silver earring with nail-head pendant

Date: 6th century B.C. Medium: Silver Accession: 74.51.3225 On view in:Gallery 171

Silver earring with nail-head pendant

Date: 6th century B.C. Medium: Silver Accession: 74.51.3223 On view in:Gallery 171

Gold earring with cage and ball pendant

Date: 7th–6th century B.C. Medium: Gold Accession: 74.51.3182 On view in:Gallery 171