Roman. <em>Earring</em>, 3rd century C.E. Gold, garnet, glass, 13/16 x 1 3/16 in. (2.1 x 3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 05.428. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.05.428_overall.jpg)



Medium: Gold, garnet, glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:3rd century C.E.

Dimensions: 13/16 x 1 3/16 in. (2.1 x 3 cm)


Accession Number: 05.428

Image: CUR.05.428_overall.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Gold earring. Loop: a gold hook with free end pointing down. To front face is soldered an openwork rosette enframing a circular setting (empty) below, an openwork bar in form of 2 adossed dolphins; 3 pendants with red stones in circular box settings, iridescent globular glass beads.

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