Earrings

Greco-Roman
about 2nd century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.14

Accession Number

25.581

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Pair of earrings with S-shaped hook. Circular disc with perforated rays. Setting lost from center. Horizontal bar attached from which hang three diamond-shaped pendants. Set with garnets. From Ephesus tomb.

Provenance

By date unknown: James M. Andrews Collection (according to MFA archival card: from Ephesus tomb); gift of James M. Andrews to MFA, November 5, 1925

Credit Line

Gift of James M. Andrews