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Gold earring with clustered spheres and pyramidal granulation

Period:
Imperial
Date:
2nd–3rd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Other: 7/8 in. (2.3 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.3257
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Gold earrings with mulberry ornament.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 3257, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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