Earring with Lion Head Finial

A work made of gold.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of gold.

Date:

3rd/2nd century BC

Artist:

Greek

About this artwork

On View

Ancient and Byzantine Art, Gallery 151

Artist

Ancient Greek

Title

Earring with Lion Head Finial

Origin

Ancient Greece

Date

300 BC–101 BC

Medium

Gold

Dimensions

3.3 × 2.9 × 0.9 cm (1 1/4 × 1 1/8 × 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.956

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