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Gold earring with rosette disk

Period:
Late Imperial
Date:
3rd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diameter: 5/8 x 5/16 in. (1.6 x 0.9 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.3820
Not on view
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 3820, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Yeroulanou, Aimilia. 1999. Diatrita: Gold Pierced-work Jewellery from the 3rd to the 7th century, Benaki Museum, ed. no. 348, p. 346, Athens.

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