Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Earring with pendants of birds

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Gold, carbuncle
Dimensions:
Other (.15): 1 3/4 × 11/16 × 13/16 in. (4.4 × 1.7 × 2.1 cm) Other (.16): 1 3/4 × 5/8 × 3/4 in. (4.5 × 1.6 × 1.9 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1945
Accession Number:
45.11.15, .16
Not on view
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 157, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Related Objects

Gold earrings with disk and boat-shaped pendant

Date: ca. 300 B.C. Medium: Gold Accession: 48.11.2, .3 On view in:Gallery 158

Gold and copper alloy spiral earring with lion-griffin head terminal

Date: 1st half of the 4th century B.C. Medium: Gold Accession: 74.51.3370 On view in:Gallery 176

Pair of gold armbands

Date: ca. 200 B.C. Medium: Gold Accession: 56.11.5, .6 On view in:Gallery 163

Pair of gold earrings with disk and boat-shaped pendant

Date: ca. 330–300 B.C. Medium: Gold Accession: 06.1217.11, .12 On view in:Gallery 158

Gold earring with carnelian lotos flower pendant

Date: 6th–5th century B.C. Medium: Gold, carnelian Accession: 74.51.3237 On view in:Gallery 156