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Cypriot Ribbed Pendant Earrings

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Price: $465.00
Member Price: $418.50

Item# 80-023429 







Description

The Cesnola Collection at the Metropolitan Museum is remarkable not only for its size and diversity but also for its chronological range, stretching from the Early Bronze Age to the end of antiquity. A wonderful storehouse of ancient art and artifacts, it is by far the most important and comprehensive collection of Cypriot material in the Western Hemisphere. The objects illustrate the unique character of Cypriot art and highlight the exotic blend of Greek, Near Eastern, and Egyptian influences in Cyprus throughout antiquity. Our distinctive earrings are based on a beautiful gold pendant earring in this outstanding collection.

14K gold, with 18K gold overlay. 5/8''L x 3/8''W. Pierced, with 14K gold wires.

We regret that promotional discounts, including the 20% off initial Membership discount, cannot be applied towards the purchase of this item.

  • 14K gold, with 18K gold overlay
  • 5/8''L x 3/8''W
  • Pierced, with 14K gold wires
  • We regret that promotional discounts, including the 20% off initial Membership discount, cannot be applied towards the purchase of this item

Art History

The Museum's collection of Greek and Roman art consists of more than seventeen thousand works spanning in date from the Neolithic period (ca. 4500 B.C.) to the time of the Roman emperor Constantine's conversion to Christianity in A.D. 312. It contains the art of many cultures and is considered one of the most complete in North America.

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Description

The Cesnola Collection at the Metropolitan Museum is remarkable not only for its size and diversity but also for its chronological range, stretching from the Early Bronze Age to the end of antiquity. A wonderful storehouse of ancient art and artifacts, it is by far the most important and comprehensive collection of Cypriot material in the Western Hemisphere. The objects illustrate the unique character of Cypriot art and highlight the exotic blend of Greek, Near Eastern, and Egyptian influences in Cyprus throughout antiquity. Our distinctive earrings are based on a beautiful gold pendant earring in this outstanding collection.

14K gold, with 18K gold overlay. 5/8''L x 3/8''W. Pierced, with 14K gold wires.

We regret that promotional discounts, including the 20% off initial Membership discount, cannot be applied towards the purchase of this item.





  • 14K gold, with 18K gold overlay
  • 5/8''L x 3/8''W
  • Pierced, with 14K gold wires
  • We regret that promotional discounts, including the 20% off initial Membership discount, cannot be applied towards the purchase of this item




Art History

The Museum's collection of Greek and Roman art consists of more than seventeen thousand works spanning in date from the Neolithic period (ca. 4500 B.C.) to the time of the Roman emperor Constantine's conversion to Christianity in A.D. 312. It contains the art of many cultures and is considered one of the most complete in North America.


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