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Pair of Earrings
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Pair of Earrings


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Description The outer edge of the hollow hoops are lined with granules. A convex shield, dotted in the center, is situated at one end of the hoop; a rigid ring ornament is attached to the bottom. The hoop and granules are completely worn through on one side exposing their interiors.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, [date of acquisition unknown] by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
6th century (Late Antique)
Medium
gold with granulation
(Gold, Silver & Jewelry)
Accession Number
VO.129 (57.606, 57.607)
Measurements
H: 1 in. (2.5 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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