Egyptian Gold Hoop Earrings
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Composed of long tapering solid earwires. Reshaped for modern wear.

 

3rd Intermediate to Late Period, Dynasties XXV - XXVI, ca. 732-525 BC

 

Height: 17 mm.     (0 11/16 in.)

Width: 11 mm     (0 7/16 in.)

1.8g.

 

Ex: Swiss private collection, documented in 1959.

 

(#5666)

 

Exhibited: 

BRAFA Art Fair. (Brussels, 26 Jan- 2 Feb 2020) 

 

 

 

Comparandum:

Brooklyn Museum  acc. no. 37.749E

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