Pendant of an Earring or Conical Shape
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2nd-3rd century C.E.
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Gold part of an earring. A hollow cone, the sides decorated with geometrical granulation, with 8 piercings at the widest end. From these hang lengths of chain terminating in a length of wire with a bead.
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Pendant of an Earring or Conical Shape, 2nd-3rd century C.E. Gold, 1 × 11/16 in. (2.5 × 1.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.769E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.769E.JPG)
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