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Earrings

Pair of earrings with S-shaped hook. Circular disc with perforated rays. Setting lost from center. Horizontal bar attached from which hang three diamond-shaped pendants. Set with garnets. From Ephesus tomb.

Provenance

By date unknown: James M. Andrews Collection (according to MFA archival card: from Ephesus tomb); gift of James M. Andrews to MFA, November 5, 1925

Credit Line

Gift of James M. Andrews

Greco-Roman, about 2nd century

Accession Number

25.581

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs