A PAIR OF ROMAN GOLD, GARNET AND GLASS EARRINGS CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D. Each with a hooked earwire beaded along its length and tapering to a point, joined to a sheet triangle with a beaded wire fringe, a triangular garnet bezel-set in the center and framed by beaded wire and granulation, a loop at the base joined to a length of wire threaded with three blue glass beads
Earring or ornament for a diadem, Crete, first half of 10th century, gold, garnets, pearls, sapphires, emeralds, and glass, Athens, National Archaeological Museum, Stathatos Collection
Greek gold bracelets for Olbia Treasures Elements: late 2nd century BC; Setting: 1st century BC (Greco-Roman). Gold, garnet, amethyst, emerald, pearl, chrysoprase, glass, enamel and modern replacements. This outstanding example of jewelry from the 1st-century-BC Greek colonies in the Black Sea region is purported to belong to the famed Olbia treasure, named for the town in present-day Ukraine in which it was discovered at the end of the 19th century.
A PHOENICIAN OR CARTHAGINIAN GLASS BEAD CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C. Spherical in form, blue-green in color, with four rows of stratified eyes, each eye in four layers blue on white on amber on white; set as a pendant in a modern gold mount, suspended from a chain 1 in. (2.5 cm.) diameter
Pair of Earrings Eastern Mediterranean, Hellenistic Period, 3rd-2nd century B.C.