Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Gold, glass, agate (?)
2nd-3rd century C.E.
Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund
Gold earring. Pendant: a flat crescent with cable border; in center a red stone flanked by convex discs set off by filigree work. From lower rim hang 4 chains of double-8 links ending in globular glass beads, iridescent.
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Roman. Earring Pendant, 2nd-3rd century C.E. Gold, glass, agate (?), 15/16 x 1 3/4 in. (2.4 x 4.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 05.421. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.05.421_overall.jpg)
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