Pair of Ancient Roman Gold Earrings with Bosses

GBP 1,500.00

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Object Description

A pair of Ancient Roman gold earrings featuring a large domed central boss above a group of three large gold granules. These granules are held together by a number of vertical rows of smaller granules. The two elements are connected by mirroring double spiral filigree. A large hoop finished with a hook-and-eye closure is applied to the back.

Date: Circa 1st-2nd century A.D.

Object History

From a collection of a London lady, acquired annually during 1990s-2000s.

Object Condition

Very fine condition, slight chip to the back of one of the granules.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:1.9 x H:3.4 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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