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LOT 0128

Estimate
GBP (£) 450 - 650
EUR (€) 500 - 720
USD ($) 580 - 840

Opening Bid
£405 (EUR 446; USD 525) (+bp*)

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Roman Gold and Garnet Earrings

2nd-4th century AD

A matched pair of gold earrings, each with a round-section hoop with hook-and-eye terminal; cut and polished spherical garnet(?) bead held by an applied arm; tear-shaped dangle in gold setting with applied gold bead and ropework decoration, suspended on a twisted wire suspension loop. 3.18 grams total, 35mm each (1 1/4"). Fine condition. [2]

Provenance
Ex London art market; previously in a collection from the Philippines.