Basket-shaped

earring with pendants

Inv. no. Aap 15, Бз 59, П 103, A 5881
Material: Gold; weight 7.50 g
Technique: Forging, embossing, drawing
Size: Earring body height with bar but without hook 1.16 cm; width 1.22 cm; thickness 0.06 cm
Basket-shaped

A basket-shaped earring consisting of seventeen vertical wires soldered together. On the front of the earring at the top is an applique decoration of three horizontal wires, between which are two rows of granulation, with eleven pellets in each row. A flat, narrow rectangular bar is soldered to the lower part of the earring; six adjoined rings of flattened wire are soldered to its lower side. The ends of five double chains with idol-shaped pendants are threaded into the rings.

  • Basket-shaped
  • Basket-shaped