<em>Ear Stud</em>, ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E. Egyptian alabaster (calcite), Greatest Diam. 1/2 x 7/8 in. (1.2 x 2.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1472E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.1472E_37.1471E_37.1470E_37.1469E_view01.jpg)

Ear Stud

Medium: Egyptian alabaster (calcite)

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E.

Dimensions: Greatest Diam. 1/2 x 7/8 in. (1.2 x 2.2 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1472E

Image: CUR.37.1472E_37.1471E_37.1470E_37.1469E_view01.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Alabaster ear stud. In shape the piece resembles a papyrus column with widely flaring umbel. Condition: Small chips and some incrustation; otherwise good.

Brooklyn Museum