Basket-shaped

earring with pendants

Inv. no. Aap 12, Бз 57, П 101, A 5878
Material: Gold; weight 7.74 g
Technique: Forging, embossing, drawing
Size: Earring body height with bar but without hook 1.24 cm; width 1.26 cm; thickness 0.06 cm
Basket-shaped

A basket-shaped earring consisting of seventeen vertical wires soldered together, the central one flattened and approximately twice as wide as the rest. On the front of the earring at the top is an applique decoration of three horizontal wires, between which are two rows of granulation. A flat, narrow rectangular bar is soldered to the lower part of the earring; six double chains with the idols are soldered to the lower edge of the bar.

  • Basket-shaped
  • Basket-shaped