Greek. <em>Ornate Earring with Lion's Head</em>, late 4th–3rd century B.C.E. Gold, Diam. 7/8 in. (2.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.787E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.787E_overall.jpg)

Ornate Earring with Lion's Head


Medium: Gold

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 4th–3rd century B.C.E.

Dimensions: Diam. 7/8 in. (2.3 cm)


Accession Number: 37.787E

Image: CUR.37.787E_overall.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Earring in the form of lion head with elaborate collar and hoop of spirally wound wires terminating in smaller lion’s head; pair with 37.786E.

Brooklyn Museum