London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
A PAIR OF GREEK GOLD HOOP EARRINGS
4TH CENTURY B.C.
Each with tapering high arching ear hoop, hung with a boat-shaped pendant with granulated gold collar terminals, one end of the pendant decorated with six gold granules connected by scrolling gold filigree, the other end with three gold granules and filigree scrolls, the middle tightly bound with gold wire
1 1/16 in. (2.6 cm.) high av. (2)
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