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A PAIR OF ROMANO-EGYPTIAN GOLD PYRAMID EARRINGS

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A PAIR OF ROMANO-EGYPTIAN GOLD PYRAMID EARRINGS

CIRCA 3RD CENTURY A.D.

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A PAIR OF ROMANO-EGYPTIAN GOLD PYRAMID EARRINGS CIRCA 3RD CENTURY A.D. Each with hollow tapering ear hoop hung with rigid inverted pyramid decorated with rows of granules 1¼ in. (3.2 cm.) long (2)
Provenance
Acquired in 1974.
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Lot Essay

PUBLISHED:
Antiker Schmuck, Gold und Silber, Galerie Heidi Vollmoeller, Zurich, 1982, no. 2.

Cf. P. F. Davidson and A. Oliver, Ancient Greek and Roman Gold Jewelry, The Brooklyn Museum, New York, 1984, pp. 93-94, no. 83 for similar from Saqqara and detailed bibliography.

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