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Earring, spiral with gold lion head

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Silver, gold
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 x 5/16 x 3/4 in. (2.5 x 0.8 x 1.9 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.3376
Not on view
Silver earriing with lion head of gold.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 3376, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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