Late Roman Gold Pendant Earrings with Pearls and Garnet

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Object Description

An exceptional pair of Late Roman gold matching pair of pendant earrings, each featuring a twisted gold hoop with a hook and clasp, and a disc-shaped body. The pendants consist in a large diamond-shaped garnet inset, framed by gold, leading to a string of beads. The beads consist of smooth, globular gold beads, trapezoid blue, veined hard stone beads, and natural pearls.

Date: Circa 3rd-4th Century AD

Object History

Provenance: Ex. Private London collection, 1985-2015, formerly with Astarte Gallery, Mayfair, London.

Object Condition

Condition: Fine condition. Suitable for modern wear through the application of a stud or loop. Please consult a professional jeweller for any alterations.

Object Details

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    H:5.4 centimeters

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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
London
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