Pair of gold ear-rings: curved tapering tube with a flattened bead at the wider end; the tube is embossed with a female head wearing a stephanè and necklace, within a beaded wire border; above the head is a circular garnet in a round setting; below the head is a six-petalled flower with a central loop, from which hangs a twisted gold ring and a small plain vase.

An00015161 001 l

Thing

Made Of
gold, garnet
Type of Thing
ear-ring
Techniques
embossed

Place

Made In
Italy

Time

Acquired In
1872
Made
4thC BC-3rdC BC
Period/Culture
Etruscan

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