Earring

Greek


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.012 Diameter / 0.008 L. (pendant)

Accession Number

31.37

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Half ring of twisted wires to which is soldered nude figure, flat at back, bent into semi-circle; feet close together; hands on hips. Pendant in form of covered pail suspended by ringhandles soldered to sides.

Provenance

By date unknown: Miss Mary C. Wheelwright Collection; gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright to MFA, February 5, 1931

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright