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Roman Gold Single Earrings

Antiquities - Groups and Miscellania


LOT 679

Estimate
GBP (£) 120 - 180
EUR (€) 140 - 200
USD ($) 170 - 250
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Sold for (Inc. premium): £253

ROMAN GOLD SINGLE EARRINGS

Circa 2nd century AD. A mixed group of earrings comprising one openwork plate with floral design; one long plate with circular cell above and piriform below, with filigree surround; one bar with granulation pyramids and pellet bar pendant; one gold hoop with filigree rim and granulation pyramid below; one wire hook with convex rectangular pendant. Gold, 8.20 grams total, 24-32 mm. [5]

Condition
Very fine condition.

Provenance
Ex the Chaplin collection, believed found in North Africa.

Literature
See Higgins, R.A. Greek and Roman Jewellery.

Date
Thursday 16th December 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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Thursday 16th December 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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