<em>Ear Stud</em>, ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E. Egyptian alabaster (calcite), Greatest Diam. 9/16 x 1 1/8 in. (1.5 x 2.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1469E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.1472E_37.1471E_37.1470E_37.1469E_view01.jpg)

Ear Stud

Medium: Egyptian alabaster (calcite)

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E.

Dimensions: Greatest Diam. 9/16 x 1 1/8 in. (1.5 x 2.8 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1469E

Image: CUR.37.1472E_37.1471E_37.1470E_37.1469E_view01.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Alabaster ear stud. In shape it is similar to a papyrus column with widely flaring umbel. Condition: Small chips and some incrustation; otherwise good.

Brooklyn Museum