Roman Gold Earrings with Carnelian

Culture: Roman
Period: 3rd-4th century A.D.
Material: Gold, Carnelian
Dimensions: 4.6 cm and 4.7 cm, 8.38 gram
Price: Sold
Ref: 3058
Provenance: Private collection London, acquired in the 1980s.
Condition: Some gold bulbs hardly visibly dented. Wonderful, ancient gold jewellery.
Description: Matching earrings with long pin on the revers. The front with delicate work consisting of bulbar, hollow gold bulbs of different sizes. Above discoid plaque with ropework border and inset carnelian cabochon.