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Pair of gold, garnet, and glass paste disk and pendant earrings

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
2nd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Other (.a): 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm) Other (.b): 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1895
Accession Number:
95.15.203, .204
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The pendants, of gold and glass paste, are in the form of vases.
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