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Earring-loop type, plain

Other: 1/2 x 1/8 x 5/8 in. (1.3 x 0.2 x 1.6 cm)
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
Not on view
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 3841, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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