Pair of Earrings
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
3rd century B.C.E.
13/16 x Diam. 5/8 in. (2 x 1.6 cm)
13/16 x Diam. 5/8 in. (2 x 1.6 cm) (show scale)
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Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Pair gold earrings. Loop a single gold wire tapering slightly ending in open hook. Other end joined to hollow head of mountain goat (?). Free standing ears and horns. Details incised. Joining of loop to head very awkward, probably a portion missing.
Condition: Heads dented. Possibly portion missing at neck.
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