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Pair of gold boat-shaped earrings

Period:
Imperial
Date:
1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Other: 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1897
Accession Number:
97.28.1, .2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Boat-shaped earrings with three balls attached at the fastening.
Said to be from Sidon

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