Gold earring with head of a lion
- Classical or Hellenistic
- 4th‒3rd century B.C.
- Diam.: 5/8 in. (1.6 cm)
- Gold and Silver
- Credit Line:
- The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
- Accession Number:
Circlet of twisted gold wire, which tapers from the animal's head at the front end to a hooked point which passes through a loop below its throat.