Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Gold, garnet, glass
3rd century C.E.
Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund
Gold earring. Loop: a gold hook with free end pointing down. To front face is soldered an openwork rosette enframing a circular setting (empty) below, an openwork bar in form of 2 adossed dolphins; 3 pendants with red stones in circular box settings, iridescent globular glass beads.
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Roman. Earring, 3rd century C.E. Gold, garnet, glass, 13/16 x 1 3/16 in. (2.1 x 3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 05.428. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.05.428_overall.jpg)
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