Pair Loop Earrings
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
6th-7th century C.E.
Late Antique Period
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Pair gold earrings. Loop a single heavy solid gold wire, the ends fastening in a heavy cylinder coil with serrated ends. From base depends single heavy loop with opening on side.
Condition: Good. Wear on inner base of small loop suggests there was originally some pendant attached to it.
This item is not on view
Pair Loop Earrings, 6th-7th century C.E. Gold, 11/16 x 1 in. (1.7 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X4.1-.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.X4.1-.2_negA_bw.jpg)
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