Large Crescent - Shaped Earring
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
7th century B.C.E.
Late Period (possibly)
3/4 x 7/16 x 1/2 in. (1.9 x 1.1 x 1.2 cm) (show scale)
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Large Crescent - Shaped Earring, 7th century B.C.E. Gold, 3/4 x 7/16 x 1/2 in. (1.9 x 1.1 x 1.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.752E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.752E_NegID_37.752E_GRPA_cropped_bw.jpg)
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Gold earring, made of two halves.
Condition: Dented (or never smoothed) on top near seam. Small scratches.
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