- Museum number
Gold earring; small wire hoop; hollow, spherical sheet pendant, decorated with hemispheres enriched with granulation.
- Production date
Height: 3.10 centimetres
- Curator's comments
The provenance Bozsok (not sz) given in the register is probably spurious.
Comment from Kidd, Haith & Ager 'Summary Catalogue' (draft MS)
Said to be from graves at Bozsok, Vas- megye, Hungary (Register), but this is probably spurious (see registration no. 1926,0511.3)
László (Ladislaus) Mautner of Budapest, through Arthur Graf, with registration nos. 1926,0511.3-16
Published (the group - registration nos. 1926,0511.2-30):
SMITH R.A. 1926. Personal Ornaments from Hungary, BMQ I part 2, London, p. 48 no. 26, pl. XXIX (this object)
LOVERANCE R. 1988. Byzantium. London, fig. 42 top
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number