Graeco Scythian gold earrings, circa 2nd century BC- 2nd century AD.


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Graeco Scythian gold earrings. A matching pair, each composed of a hoop and suspended hollow conical shaped drop, with fine granulated wires around the hoop and further loops extending down the drop and terminating with clusters of gold pellets on the underside, to a open ended closure to top. Tested yellow gold, approximately 6.1g in weight, circa 2nd century BC- 2nd century AD.

These earrings can be adapted for modern use in a way which will not affect their historical integrity, please contact us for further information.

Complete matching earrings such as these are a rare survival from the ancient world. These earrings are a testament to the high level of skill of the craftsmen of the time and are in fine condition commensurate with their age.


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