Earring, 3rd or 2nd century BCE

  • Greek

Gold and garnet

  • Framed: Overall: 1 1/2 × 1/2 × 1 7/8 inches (3.8 × 1.3 × 4.8 cm)

Founders Society Purchase Ancient Art General Fund with funds from an anonymous donor

2001.2.A

On View

  • Ancient Greek and Roman S201

Department

Greco-Roman and Ancient European

  • Spirals
  • Hellenistic
  • Garnet
  • Gold
  • Earring
  • Seated
  • Sphinx

Provenance

(Christie's Auction House, New York, New York, USA); 2000-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Greek, Earring, 3rd or 2nd century BCE, gold and garnet. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase Ancient Art General Fund with funds from an anonymous donor, 2001.2.A.