Lot 435: Byzantine Gold Earring
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 9th-11th century AD. A substantial gold earring comprising a penannular round-section hoop, hollow-formed bulb with ropework to the equator, applied filigree bands to the edges. 19 grams, 44mm (1 3/4"). From the private collection of a German gentleman; acquired prior to 1999.
Condition Report: Fine condition, bulb slightly deformed.