Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2nd-3rd century C.E.
Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund
Gold earring. Pendant a flat crescent with cable border; central octagonal panel with head in profile to right in repousse, flanked by filigree s-spirals. From rim hang 5 chains of double-8 links ending in glass beads one lost, the rest iridescent.
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Roman. Earring Pendant, 2nd-3rd century C.E. Gold, glass, 1 1/8 x 1 15/16 in. (2.9 x 4.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 05.420. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.05.420_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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