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Pair of Hellenistic Gold Amphora Earrings

with wire-work and granulated rosettes. One of the beads composing the amphora bodies is glass, the other garnet

4th - 3rd Centuries BC

Height: 4.2 cm. (1 11/16 in.)

Width: 1 cm. (0 3/8 in.)


Ex: private American collection, 1980’s

Comparandum: Deppert-Lippitz, Barbara ; Griechischer Goldschmuck (Mainz am Rhein, 1985) no.197 Marshall, FH ; Catalogue of the Jewellery Greek, Etruscan & Roman in the Department of Antiquities, British Museum (London, 1911) no.2328-2331, 2335, 2343

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