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“Earrings Place of origin: England (probably, made) Date: ca. 1865 (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown Materials and Techniques: Enamelled gold, set with paste cameos Credit Line: Given by Mrs Jessica G. Turner Museum number: M.187&A-1937 Victoria & Albert Museum”
A pair of large Fatimid filigree gold Earrings Egypt or Syria, 12th Century. | © Bonhams 2001-2014
A PAIR OF BYZANTINE GOLD EARRINGS Circa 6th-7th Century B.C. Each crescentic in form, composed of strips of rectangular wire arranged in various spirals and figure-8 loops, the perimeter with nine ribbed tubes through which passes a plain wire threaded with pearls, a hinged arching ear wire above
Hellenistic Jeweled Gold Necklace and Earrings, c. 1st Century BC - gold, emerald, garnet and agate; incredibly fine testament to the level of skill the goldsmith’s craft - granulation, delicate wire work, polychromy, and even three dimensional molding and inlay – some of the most difficult and most beautiful techniques in goldwork!