Later Roman Gold Shield Earrings with Garnets

and elaborate repousse drops (hung on 21-karat gold earwires for modern wear)

3rd - 4th Centuries AD

Height: 3.5 cm. (1 3/8 in.)

#110az

Ex: private Middle Eastern collection

Comparandum: Garside, Anne ; Jewelry Ancient to Modern (Baltimore, 1979) Nos.302, 304