Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor
The shafts of these brightly colored studs were inserted through a hole in the earlobe to display the studs' circular heads.
ca. 1390-1352 B.C.E.
late Dynasty 18
Gift of Mrs. Lawrence Coolidge and Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, and the Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Ear Stud, ca. 1390-1352 B.C.E. Glass, 1 1/8 x 1/2 in. (2.9 x 1.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Lawrence Coolidge and Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, and the Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 48.66.30. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.48.66.30_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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