Greek. <em>Pair of Earrings</em>, 3rd century B.C.E. Gold, 13/16 x Diam. 5/8 in. (2 x 1.6 cm) . Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 05.450a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.05.450a-b_view1.jpg)

Pair of Earrings


Medium: Gold

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:3rd century B.C.E.

Dimensions: 13/16 x Diam. 5/8 in. (2 x 1.6 cm) 13/16 x Diam. 5/8 in. (2 x 1.6 cm)


Accession Number: 05.450a-b

Image: CUR.05.450a-b_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pair gold earrings. Loop a single gold wire tapering slightly ending in open hook. Other end joined to hollow head of mountain goat (?). Free standing ears and horns. Details incised. Joining of loop to head very awkward, probably a portion missing. Condition: Heads dented. Possibly portion missing at neck.

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