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PAIR OF OPENWORK ROMAN GOLD, EMERALD, AND PEARL EAR PENDANTS  The openwork disc of lotus flowers with a central emerald bead on a cross-wire, with three pendants hanging from a scrolled crossbar below, each pendant a hollow ribbed tube threaded with small seed pearls.  Ca. 3rd Century AD  L. 11/4 in. (3.3 cm.)  Ex private English collection, acquired in the 1980s in London.  Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2007, no. 174.

Roman earrings, ca. Gold, emeralds, and pearls. Emeralds were a favorite Roman stone, and anything that looked like an emerald was put to use in jewelry.

Gold and beryl earrings - Hellenistic period from Cyprus - MET

Gold and beryl earring Period: Hellenistic Date: century B. Culture: Cypriot Medium: Gold, beryl Dimensions: Other: 1 in. cm) Classification: Gold and Silver Credit Line: The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, Accession Number:


ancientjewels: “ Hellenistic period Greek gold earrings depicting Eros and featuring openwork designs and pomegranate pendants, c. From Christie’s Auctions ”

Etruscan Ring Late 4th Century, Early 3rd Century BC

Unknown artist, Etruscan Ring, century century BCE Gold, milk-grey stone Height: cm inches) Gift of Ostby & Barton in memory of Englehardt Cornelius Ostby

Pair of gold a baule earrings Date: 6th century B.C. Etruscan. The Met

Etruscan pair of gold a baule earrings circa 550 BC, The Metropolitan museum, NYC, USA

Roman  Gold Earring, set with a cabachon garnet, dating to the 2nd/3rd Century AD

*ITALY ~ Roman Gold Earring, set with a cabachon garnet, dating to the Century AD

Brooch    Date:      early 20th century (original dated 8th or 9th century)  Culture:      Scottish  Medium:      Silver gilt, glass cabochons

Brooch Date: early century (original dated or century) Culture: Scottish Medium: Silver gilt, glass cabochons Dimensions: Diam.(Pin): 5 in. x cm) Classification: Reproductions-Metalwork Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1911

Ancient Roman Jewelry   The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Intaglio, mid century A. Antonine or Severan Roman Jasper, gold mount set with pearls and glass H. cm) Purchase, The Bothmer Purchase Fund and Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1994

Cypriot Jewelry: Gold and cloisomme bracelet 5th century BC

Cypriot Jewelry: Gold and cloisone bracelet century BC Originally this bracelet must have been very colorful and eye-catching, but now all of the inlays that once filled the squares framing the rosettes have been lost.

Yüzük, Altın Roma Dönemi MÖ 4. yy. Altın, jasper

(Roman) Gold ring with red jasper intaglio features open gold wire work on ring, held together with pellets. ca century CE. Bezel is mounted from back decorative rim and folded up on intaglio. internal diameter of band.

Pair of earrings with Erotes and Isis crowns (2005-14 a-b) | Princeton University Art Museum

*GREECE ~ Greek, Hellenistic Pair of earrings with Erotes and Isis crowns, late – century B. Gold, garnet, and glass