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Pearl and gold necklace with pendant of Eros

Late Classical or Early Hellenistic
ca. 330–300 B.C.
East Greek
Gold, pearl
Other: 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm)
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1899
Accession Number:
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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