Each earring comprises a roman stater of Velia (4th century B.C.) set in a circular gold frame, with evenly-spaced emanating rays terminating in small beads. Simple curved gold wire posts attached to back. Part of set with the pendant, 2002.116.
1963, gift of Aimee Lamb (b. 1893 - d. 1989), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 11, 1963)
Gift of Miss Aimée Lamb