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Electrum earring with lobes and rosettes

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Electrum
Dimensions:
Other: 5/8 x 5/16 x 11/16 in. (1.5 x 0.8 x 1.8 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.3248
Not on view
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 3248, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Alexander, Christine. 1928. Jewelry: The Art of the Goldsmith in Classical Times as Illustrated in the Museum Collection. p. 29, fig. 50, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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