Christie's Special Exhibition Gallery
7 December 2011
A PAIR OF EAST GREEK HOOP EARRINGS
CLASSICAL PERIOD, CIRCA 5TH-4TH CENTURY B.C.
Each penannular, formed of fourteen hollow rounded ridges, ornamented with a row of granulation between, the flat ends with a hinge pinned to the arching earwire
Each: 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm) wide (2)
Private Collection, Germany, 1990s.
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