Sumerian Gold Lunette Earrings

ca. 2000-1750 BC (3rd Dynasty of Ur - Larsa Periods)

Height: 2 cm. (0 13/16 in.)

#2260

Ex: private European collection, 1980’s

Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; The Good Life. Luxury Objects of the Ancient World (New York, 1999) p.6

Comparandum: Strommenger, Eva (ed.); Der Garten im Eden. 7 Jahrtausende Kunst und Kultur an Euphrat und Tigris (Mainz am Rhein, 1978) p.143, no.108