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Half an earring; gold; U-shaped with floral scrolls reserved on niello on the outside; loop secured by pin with pearl at either end.
- Found/Acquired: Halkida
- (Europe,Greece,Central Greece and Euboea,Évvoia (island),Halkida)
- Height: 1.6 centimetres
See also AF.2778
5 December 2007
Light clean.Organics: clean + stabilise pearls: remove formate residues if present (BW 8/11/07)
Some dirt and remains of corrosion on the surface.
Cleaned surface with white spirit on cotton wool swabs. some mechanical removal of corrosion using a scalpel.
Prehistory and Europe
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Object reference number: MCM5136
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