Pair of Phoenician Gold Hoop Earrings

(hung on 21-karat modern gold earwires for wear)

 

 

7th - 6th Centuries BC

 

 

 

Ex: private American & European collections, 1980's

 

 

cf:  Musche, Brigitte ; Vorderasiatischer Schmuck von den Anfangen bis zur Zeit der Achaemeniden (ca.10.000-330 v. Chr.) (Leiden, 1992) pl. CIV

 

 

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