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Electrum earring in the form of a double hook

Period:
Archaic
Date:
7th–6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Electrum
Dimensions:
H.: 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1160
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
With disks and balls.
Alexander, Christine. 1928. Jewelry: The Art of the Goldsmith in Classical Times as Illustrated in the Museum Collection. p. 26, fig. 41, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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