Roman Gold Earrings in the Form of a Lyre

Culture: Roman
Period: 2nd-3rd century A.D.
Material: Gold, Glass
Dimensions: 5.1 cm long
Price: Sold
Ref: 3080
Provenance: British private collection, acquired before 1980.
Condition: Intact
Description: Completely intact Roman earrings with cylindrical glass beads in a lyre setting with turned in ends. Followed by a delicately chiselled rectangular gold band, each with two pendants with glass beads. Original gold jewellery originating the period of the Roman Empire.