Skip Navigation

Loop Earrings, Roman Type

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Gold, glass
DATES 1st-3rd century C.E.
PERIOD Roman Period
DIMENSIONS diam. 1 in. (2.5 cm) diam. 1 in. (2.6 cm)  (show scale)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER X6.1-.2
CREDIT LINE Brooklyn Museum Collection
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
You may download and use Brooklyn Museum images of this three-dimensional work in accordance with a Creative Commons license. Fair use, as understood under the United States Copyright Act, may also apply. Please include caption information from this page and credit the Brooklyn Museum. If you need a high resolution file, please fill out our online application form (charges apply). For further information about copyright, we recommend resources at the United States Library of Congress, Cornell University, Copyright and Cultural Institutions: Guidelines for U.S. Libraries, Archives, and Museums, and Copyright Watch. For more information about the Museum's rights project, including how rights types are assigned, please see our blog posts on copyright. If you have any information regarding this work and rights to it, please contact copyright@brooklynmuseum.org.
CAPTION Loop Earrings, Roman Type, 1st-3rd century C.E. Gold, glass, diam. 1 in. (2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X6.1-.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.X6.1-.2_X7_NegID_X6.1-.2_GRPA_print_bw.jpg)
IMAGE group, CUR.X6.1-.2_X7_NegID_X6.1-.2_GRPA_print_bw.jpg., 2015
"CUR" at the beginning of an image file name means that the image was created by a curatorial staff member. These study images may be digital point-and-shoot photographs, when we don\'t yet have high-quality studio photography, or they may be scans of older negatives, slides, or photographic prints, providing historical documentation of the object.
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Loop of gold wire with ends fastened into one another: on front face a convex disk. Pendant has pellets at the sides and is strung with an opaque glass bead.
RECORD COMPLETENESS
Not every record you will find here is complete. More information is available for some works than for others, and some entries have been updated more recently. Records are frequently reviewed and revised, and we welcome any additional information you might have.
 <em>Loop Earrings, Roman Type</em>, 1st-3rd century C.E. Gold, glass, diam. 1 in. (2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X6.1-.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.X6.1-.2_X7_NegID_X6.1-.2_GRPA_print_bw.jpg)