Byzantine Gold Oval Earrings

Description
Byzantine Gold Oval Earrings
6th - 10th century AD

Byzantine hollow gold boat-shaped earrings decorated with two tear-drop raised bezels filled with rock crystal. A circular, empty bezel sits in the middle. Granulation further enriches the pair.

Measurements: 2cm height, 3.52g for the pair.

Provenance: Ex private collection, belonging to a Harley Street, London gentleman. A significant collection of jewellery.

Lot details
Culture
Byzantine
Material
Gold
Object
Oval Earrings
Century/ Timeframe
6th - 10th century AD
Condition
Damage, See Photo
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