Lot 71: Eastern Greek or Achaemenid gold earrings
November 30, 2016
Boston, MA, USALive Auction
Description: Mounted on removable modern gold earwires for wear.
Achaemenid or Eastern Greek gold earring hoops of gold sheet with repousse ribbing, original hinged earwires intact, 5th - 3d Centuries BC, Probably Turkey or Iran
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Provenance: Private Middle Eastern collection, 1950's - 1960's, thence European provate collection. Acquired by the current owner in Europe, 2001.
Dimensions: 2.6 cm (1")