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Creator Nationality: Asian; Anatolian; Byzantine
Creator Name-CRT: Langobardic or Byzantine
Title: Pair of earrings
View: Additional view
Creation Start Date: 500
Creation End Date: 699
Creation Date: 6th-7th c.
Object Type: Costume and Jewelry
Materials and Techniques: Hoop: gold; wire-plain (strip twisted), beaded; attachment loop-strip (half round). Pendant: gold-wrought sheet; settings-glass (turquoise), pearl; wire-plain (strip twisted), beaded; wavy ribbon; granulation. Suspension loop: gold.
Dimensions: H. 4.5 cm
AMICA Contributor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 95.15.124-.125
Credit Line: Purchase, 1895
Provenance: Ex coll.: Samuel T. Baxter, Florence
AMICA ID: MMA_.95.15.124-.125
AMICA Library Year: 2001
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