Hoop-shaped earring, ending in a lynx's head. Two convex sections behind the head are separated by collars of beading. The "tail" of the hoop is twisted wire.
By date unknown: with Azeez Khayat, N.Y.; October 20, 1898: purchased by MFA from Azeez Khayat for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.944-98.947)
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation
Greek, Hellenistic Period, mid 2nd–2nd century B.C.