Agora Object: J 115
Inventory Number:   J 115
Section Number:   ΟΟ 624
Title:   Pair of Gold Earrings
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Tμήμα αργυρού σπειροειδούς ενωτίου και ακεραιο αργυρό ενώτιο
Category:   Jewelry & Gems
Description:   Identical originally; but one bent and partially fused by fire, and lacking one loop.
Double rings formed by looping fine wire around twice to make a double spiral, triple for about one third of the circumference where the ends overlap.
Heavy white metal, white gold or electrum.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Geometric grave. Found with bones inside burial amphora P 19,228 (OO 594).
Handling:   Stoa Gallery
Negatives:   Leica, color slide, XXXIII-11, 82-407
PD Number:   PD 2774-97, PD 2774-41
Dimensions:   Diam. 0.018; Th. (wire) ca. 0.001
Material:   Gold
Date:   12 April 1948
Section:   ΟΟ
Grid:   ΟΟ:58/Ε
Deposit:   D 16:2
Bibliography:   Hesperia 18 (1949), p. 297, pl. 72, no. 25.
    AJA 52 (1948), pl. LIV, B.
    Agora XXXVI, no. T11-25, p. 99, fig. 2.50.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 18 (1949)
Report: 1948 ΟΟ
Report Page: 1948 ΟΟ, s. 19
Images (5)
Deposit: D 16:2
Notebook: ΟΟ-8
Notebook: ΟΟ-9
Notebook Pages (4)
Card: J 115