Greek. <em>Ornate Earring with Lion's Head</em>, late 4th-3rd century B.C.E. Gold, 3/8 × 7/8 in. (1 × 2.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.786E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.786E_view1.jpg)

Ornate Earring with Lion's Head


Medium: Gold

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 4th-3rd century B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3/8 × 7/8 in. (1 × 2.3 cm)


Accession Number: 37.786E

Image: CUR.37.786E_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Gold hooped earring; the hoop made from twisted wire, the terminal in the form of a lion.

Brooklyn Museum