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Gold and glass earring with head of a dolphin

Late Hellenistic
2nd–1st century B.C.
Gold, glass paste
Other: 1 3/16 in. (3 cm)
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
With three glass paste beads.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 3403, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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