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Earring

Period:
Parthian
Date:
ca. 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.
Geography:
Iran (?)
Culture:
Parthian
Medium:
Silver, gold
Dimensions:
1.34 in. (3.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.47.3
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1974, purchased from Henry Anavian, New York.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 104 (Jul. 1, 1973 - Jun. 30, 1974), p. 33.
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