Imperial Roman Gold Askos Earrings

with tear-shaped garnets

2nd - 3rd Centuries AD

Height: 4 cm. (1 9/16 in.)

Width: 2.7 cm. (1 1/16 in.)

#4997

ex: a private American collection

Comparandum: Hornbostel, Wilhelm ; Kunst der Antike : Schatze aus norddeutschem Privatbesitz (Mainz, 1977) no.428