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Gold boat-shaped earrings

Period:
Classical
Date:
4th–3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Other: 1 x 3/8 x 9/16 in. (2.5 x 1 x 1.4 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1895
Accession Number:
95.15.160, .161
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Decorated with filigree and point granulation.
de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 7.35b, p. 265, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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