Earring with ram crowned by disk and 'uraei'

Period:
Ptolemaic Period
Date:
332–30 B.C., perhaps
Geography:
Probably from Egypt
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
As Worn: H. 4 × W. 3.5 cm (1 9/16 × 1 3/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.8.396
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 134
The form of these earrings is unique.
Formerly Theodore M. Davis Collection. Bequeathed to the Museum by Davis, 1915; accessioned, 1930.