Hellenistic Gold “Askos” Earrings
Composed of hollow sheet seamed around the side with a central decorative wire band at mid-body and granulated drops.
Hellenistic, 3rd - 2nd Centuries BC.
Height: 17 mm. (0 11/16 in.)
Width: 28 mm (1 1/8 in.)
ex: a private Geneva collection, Mr. A, 1995
BRAFA Art Fair. (Brussels, 26 Jan- 2 Feb 2020)
De Juliis, E. M. (ed.); Gli ori di Taranto in Éta Ellenistica (Milan, 1989) pp.153-154, nos. 63-67