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Pair of Earrings

5th century A.D.

Gold wire with large gold bead and inlay of red stone

A: diameter and height × width of jewel: 1.45 × 1.07 × 3.4 cm (9/16 × 7/16 × 1 5/16 in.) B: diameter and height × width of jewel: 1.37 × 1.09 × 3.35 cm (9/16 × 7/16 × 1 5/16 in.)
Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund
1957.17.2a-b
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
South Russian
Period: 
Gothic
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Purchased from the Carlebach Galleries, New York City

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