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Pearl and gold necklace with pendant of Eros

Period:
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic
Date:
ca. 330–300 B.C.
Culture:
East Greek
Medium:
Gold, pearl
Dimensions:
Other: 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1899
Accession Number:
99.23
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 163
Said to be from Mytilene
Said to be from Mytilene

Alexander, Christine. 1928. Jewelry: The Art of the Goldsmith in Classical Times as Illustrated in the Museum Collection. p. 10, fig. 6, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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