Greek Hellenistic Gold Pendant with Dolphins

GBP 500.00

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Object Description

A very fine Greek Hellenistic gold and pale orange carnelian pendant. The pendant, featuring an oval carnelian stone, is further embellished by two dolphins, modelled in a thin sheet of gold, one at each side of the suspension loop. Such pendant has been adapted from an earring in ancient times, with the suspension loop modelled from ancient gold. This beautiful item of jewellery testimonies the extreme quality of Greek Hellenistic goldsmith art.

Date: Circa 2nd-1st Century BC

Object Condition

Very fine, suitable for modern wear with care.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    H:2.5 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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