Near Eastern Gold Pendant with Granules

GBP 225.00

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Object Description

A gold Near Eastern pendant from Ancient Bactria which was once an earring transformed in antiquity. The piece features a triangular form, composed of granulated rows – each row is one granule longer than the row above. A smaller granule has been placed on each ball along with two flat disc like shapes enriching the top of the triangle. The fish hook backing of the earring has been bent and sealed in antiquity to form a suspension loop.

Date: Circa 1st Millennium BC

Object Condition

Fine condition, earthly encrustation to the surface.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:1.3 x x D:1.8 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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