Roman. <em>Earring Pendant</em>, 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)

Earring Pendant


Medium: Gold, glass, agate (?)

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:2nd–3rd century C.E.

Dimensions: 15/16 x 1 3/4 in. (2.4 x 4.4 cm)


Accession Number: 05.421

Image: CUR.05.421_overall.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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.

Brooklyn Museum