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Bracelet with Grapevine Pattern
Jeweled Bracelet (one of pair)
Necklace with Pendant Crosses
Gold Belt Buckle and Strap End
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This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 301
These elegant earrings are decorated with pearls, a favorite jewel of the Byzantines. Sapphires, then called hyakinthoi (hyacinths), became popular in Byzantine jewelry in the sixth century.
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
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