Byzantine (Coptic) Period
Object Place: Roman or Byzantine
Overall: 2.6 x 3.7 cm (1 x 1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a large silver hoop earring with cone shaped drop. It is highly corroded and the fastening is broken.
From Hibeh: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription