A ROMAN GOLD NECKLACE AND CLUB PENDANT
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
Formed of a length of multiple loop-in-loop chain, terminating in a hook-and-loop closure, the chain supporting a Hercules club pendant, formed of hollow sheet, adorned with filigree and granulation along its length, including filigree spirals and drop-shapes punctuated by granulation, with a suspension loop above
19½ in. (49.5 cm.) long
The Miteva Collection, Switzerland.
Private Collection, Switzerland, acquired 1963-1971.