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Gold earring with nail-head pendant

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Other: 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.3215
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Earring with Nail-head pendant cast solid onto the body of the earring.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 3215, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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