The 'Colgone' Earring ~ C. one of the foremost examples of medieval gold jewelry. Gold, richly ornamented with gemstones, pearls and an antique gemma/cameo. Found during an excavation in an cesspit at the edge of the medieval Jewish quarter.
A first century collar necklace from a tomb in Tillia Tepe, Afghanistan. Photo by Thierry Ollivier/Muse Guimet/Getty Images. Ancient Jewelry Photo Gallery - First Century Collar Necklace - Pictures of Ancient Jewelry