Hoop-shaped earring, ending in a maenad's head crowned with ivy. The hair is pulled back in a bun at the nape of the neck, with twists of hair at the side. Two large gold beads bordered with beaded wire form a collar below the head. The hoop itself is twisted wire.
By date unknown: with Azeez Khayat; 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