Byzantine Gold Earrings with Filigree Details

GBP 1,395.00

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Object Description

A pair of striking Byzantine gold earrings. Each earring features a crescent section decorated with rows of delicate filigree in the form of spirals. Five large gold granules adorn the perimeter of the crescent. One end of the hoop is twisted around the loop at the other end, closing the earrings.

Date: 10th-12th century AD
Period: Middle Byzantine Period

Object History

Formerly in the private collection of a Japanese gentlemen (deceased), formed 1970s-2010s.

Object Condition

Very fine condition.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:2.7 x H:3.2 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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