Gold hoop with glass pendant in the form of a youthful head with negroid features

Period: Hellenistic
Date: late 2nd–1st century B.C.
Culture: Greek, Eastern Mediterranean
Medium: Gold, glass; cast in a two-part mold
Dimensions: Other (Pendant): 7/8 x 7/16 x 3/8 in. (2.2 x 1.1 x 1 cm) Diameter (earing): 7/16 in. (1.2 cm)
Classifications: Gold and Silver, Glass
Credit Line: The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number: 74.51.4032

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