Agora Object: B 467
Inventory Number:   B 467
Section Number:   ΟΧ 76
Title:   Earrings
Category:   Bronze
Description:   a) Blue glass bead broken in three, part stuck on bit of wire.
Seven other bits of wire, of which four are very thin.
b) It is formed of a length of bent wire, the ends twisted together to form a closed loop.
The ends of the wire, perhaps reaching up to the ear or attaching to an ear-wire, are broken off.
Two white paste beads, flanking a larger dark (blue?) bead, remain intact on the wire, with bits of two others embedded in corrosion on the wire.
Other fragments are two chips probably from beads, and a length uncleaned probably of wire. Fragment four joins with a.
Context:   Grave 6. a) Single bent bit found by right ear, rest below left ear.
b) In dirt lodged in the foreamen magnum of AA 320.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   L. a) (longest bit of wire) 0.015; Diam. a) (bead) ca. 0.0035, b) (wire) ca. 0.001, b) (bead) ca. 0.0035, (largest bead) ca. 0.045; Max. Dim. b) (loop) 0.017; P.L. (other fragments) ca. 0.005
Date:   20 March 1936
Section:   ΟΧ
Bibliography:   Hesperia 32 (1963), p. 128, no. O3.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 32 (1963)
Card: B 467
Card: B 467