Pair of earrings

  • Collection Number Ζ0484
  • Date 2nd - 3rd century AD
    100 a.D. - 300 a.D.
  • Description Earrings made of thin gold sheet hammered into the shape of a crescent. One terminal takes the form of a loop and the other of a hook. Twisted wires frame the edges of the crescent. This type of earring is found frequently in tombs of the 2nd to 3rd c. AD at Limassol, Amathus, Kourion and Larnaca.
  • Culture Cypriot
  • Period Roman period
  • Material gold
  • Dimensions D: 2.3 cm
  • Exhbition Gallery 3rd floor / Cypriot Art
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