Pair of earrings

  • Collection Number Ζ0452
  • Date Early Byzantine
    500 a.D. - 600 a.D.
  • Description Earrings made in the sophisticated technique of granulation. Triangular formations of soldered granules (in the shape of bunches of grapes) are attached to the ring. Two spirals border the larger triangle in one of the earrings. The other one has a vertical wire hanging from the triangle, at the end of which a small bead must have been attached.
  • Culture Cypriot
  • Period Byzantine period
  • Material gold
  • Dimensions H: 2.5 cm