Earring



Accession Number
EC2062
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Jewellery, Earring/stud
Materials
Metals/alloys (Copper alloy) | Metals/alloys (Gold leaf)
Provenance
Egypt, Armant, Tomb 205
Number of Elements
1

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Description

Copper alloy earring covered in gold leaf with 2 smaller rings suspended by chains, with red glass beads. These objects were found in tomb 205 at Armant (Journal of Egyptian Archaeology Dec 1931) and presented by Myers to Wellcome in 1932.

Last modified: 23 Dec 2020

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