Roman Gold Earrings with Pearls A pair of beautiful Roman gold earrings featuring a large central daisy motif, made from gold sheet .. Product #: AH-559 Regular price: $1,200.00 $1,200.00 In Stock
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Roman Gold Earrings with Pearls

Product Code: AH-559
Length: 2.8CM

£1,200.00

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A pair of beautiful Roman gold earrings featuring a large central daisy motif, made from gold sheet in the opus interrasile technique. A central pearl sits in the middle, secured by a thin gold wire. The large central daisy is followed by a geometric segment, from which three additional pearls hang.

Such earrings would have likely belonged to a person of high status as pearls were a luxury within the ancient world. According to Pliny, pearls were the most valued luxury commodity.

c. 3rd - 4th century AD

Condition: Excellent

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A pair of beautiful Roman gold earrings featuring a large central daisy motif, made from gold sheet in the opus interrasile technique. A central pearl sits in the middle, secured by a thin gold wire. The large central daisy is followed by a geometric segment, from which three additional pearls hang.

Such earrings would have likely belonged to a person of high status as pearls were a luxury within the ancient world. According to Pliny, pearls were the most valued luxury commodity.

c. 3rd - 4th century AD

Condition: Excellent

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