Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E.
Dynasty 18 to Dynasty 19
7/16 × Diam. 1 7/16 in. (1.1 × 3.7 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Penannular Earring, ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E. Egyptian alabaster, 7/16 × Diam. 1 7/16 in. (1.1 × 3.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1454E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1454E_view02.jpg)
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Alabaster earring of the penannular, or cleft ring type. The ends of the loop are roughly pointed. Both outer and inner surfaces curve convexly; the inner surface less so than the outer.
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