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Earring

  • Place of origin:

    Lombard Kingdom (made)

  • Date:

    500-700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gold filigree set with a pearl

  • Credit Line:

    Castellani Collection, transferred from the British Museum

  • Museum number:

    M.121-1939

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 3, shelf C, box 9

Physical description

Gold earring with filigree decoration set with a pearl

Place of Origin

Lombard Kingdom (made)

Date

500-700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gold filigree set with a pearl

Dimensions

Height: 4.4 cm, Width: 1.9 cm, Depth: 2.6 cm

Object history note

Formerly in the Castellani Collection.

Descriptive line

Earring, Lombard Kingdom, about 500-700; gold with filigree decoration set with a pearl

Production Note

Lombard Kingdom

Materials

Gold; Pearl

Techniques

Gold filigree

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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