Agora Object: J 148
Inventory Number:   J 148
Section Number:   Κ 3817
Title:   Pair of Gold Earrings
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Ζεύγος χρυσών ταινιωτών ενωτίων με τραπεζιόσχημες απολήξεις
Category:   Jewelry & Gems
Description:   Intact granulated earrings.
The shafts were bent double when found.
Each composed of three parts: shaft (slightly damaged near top of a); trapezoidal plaque; pomegranate finials, decoration in filigree. Strands of rectangular wire, some twisted, and granulation. On plaque: three panels, the upper "running dog", the lower two "guilloche".
Early Geometric.
Left: 5.9gr, Right: 6.2gr
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Ζεύγος χρυσών ενωτίων. Προέρχονται από την πρώιμη Γεωμετρική εποχή. Φέρουν κοκκοειδής διακόσμηση.
Notes:   5/Δ'*
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Geometric cremation burial; urn.
Handling:   Stoa Gallery
Negatives:   Leica, color slide, 85-222, 85-223, 85-401, 85-402, 85-403, 85-474
Dimensions:   L. a) 0.064, b) 0.065; W. a) 0.0205, b) 0.021; Wt. a) 5.934, b) 6.109
Material:   Gold
Date:   15 June 1967
Section:   Κ
Deposit:   H 16:6
Period:   Geometric
Bibliography:   Museum Guide (2014), p. 116, fig. 68.
    Mauzy (2006), p. 8, fig. 8.
    Hesperia 64 (1995), p. 397, pl. 99 a, b.
    Camp (1986), p. 68.
    Hurwit (1985), p. 39, ill. 18.
    Guide (1976), p. 230, fig. 119.
    Travlos (1971), fig. 13.
    Archaeology 22 (1969), p. 24.
    BSA 64 (1969), p. 144, pl. 34 g-k.
    BSA 63 (1968), p. 5, fig. 5.
    Hesperia 37 (1968), pp. 113-114, pls. 30, 32, no. 77.
    Agora XIV, p. 14 pl. 22 a.
References:   Publications (4)
Images (38)
Deposit: H 16:6
Notebook: Κ-23
Notebook: Κ-24
Notebook Page: Κ-23-27 (pp. 4543-4544)
Notebook Page: Κ-23-62 (pp. 4613-4614)
Notebook Page: Κ-24-15 (pp. 4720-4721)
Card: J 148
Card: J 148