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Earrings

Period:
Parthian
Date:
ca. 1st–2nd century A.D
Geography:
Iran or Mesopotamia
Culture:
Parthian
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
1.65 x 0.63 x 1.57 in. (4.19 x 1.6 x 3.99 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Bequest of Lester Wolfe, 1983
Accession Number:
1984.175.37a, b
Not on view
Formerly collection of Lester Wolfe, New York (until d. 1983); from 1980, on loan to the Museum by Lester Wolfe (L.1981.13.7a,b); acquired by the Museum in 1983, bequest of Lester Wolfe.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 114 (Jul. 1, 1983 - Jun. 30, 1984), p. 19.
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