11 December 2003
THE PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF
MARSHALL C. FINKELMAN
TWO ANCIENT GOLD PENDANTS
Circa 3rd Century B.C. and 2nd Century A.D.
One Hellenistic, stamped with a draped bust of Artemis, her quiver over her right shoulder, wearing a beaded necklace, the disk with a twisted wire fringe and a ribbed suspension loop; and one Roman, crescent shaped, the tips with a single granule, a smaller inverted crescent overlapping, a single granule at the interior, with three granules at the edge of the ribbed suspension loop
¾ in. (1.9 cm.) wide (largest) (2)
American Private Collection.
Acquired by the current owner in the 1980s.
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