Near Eastern-Western Asiatic Solid Gold Earring with Gold Granules - (1)

Description
Near Eastern-Western Asiatic Solid Gold Earring with Gold Granules - (1)
Circa 1000 BC

A finely modelled Near Eastern-Western Asiatic single high karat gold earring, composed of a gold wire, terminating in several gold granules arranged in a triangular cluster.

Jewellery played an important role across many Near Eastern civilisations. Gold necklaces, rings, earrings and bracelets would have been worn in everyday life but also buried with the deceased.

Measurements: circa 2cm length, 1.1cm width

Weight: circa 1.2g

Provenance: Ex major London collection collected by S.M. 1970-99.

Lot details
Culture
Near Eastern-Western Asiatic
Material
Solid Gold
Number of objects
1
Object
Earring with Gold Granules
Century/ Timeframe
Circa 1000 BC
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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