Lot 75: Later Imperial Roman gold Earrings with glass beads
November 30, 2016
Boston, MA, USALive Auction
Description: Mounted on removable modern gold earwires for wear.
Ancient earrings of twisted thick solid tapered wires, with frontal green glass beads strung on thin gold wires. Beads with iridescent patina. Unusually good condition for the type. 3d Century AD, probably Italy.
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Provenance: European collection, Mnsr. T, amassed 1950's-1990's. Acquired by the current owner on the European market, 1999.
Dimensions: 2.6 cm (1")