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Ancient Roman Gold earings - (2)
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Ancient Roman Gold earings - (2)
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Ancient Roman Gold earings - (2)

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Roman, Imperial Period, ca. 1st to 3rd century CE. A lovely pair of gold hoop earrings comprised of 87% gold, equivalent to 20K+. Each earring presents a near-spherical 7 with smooth contours. Interestingly, the Romans invented the "hoop earring" which developed around 300 BCE. Yes even in antiquity, humans expressed their love, appreciation, and admiration with a shimmering bauble or two. So why not continue to embrace this longstanding tradition? Size: .375" in diameter (1 cm); weight: 1.8 grams; precious metal quality: 87% gold, equivalent to 20K+\n\n\nThis pair is striking in its modernity.\n\n\nPurchased by the current owner in 2018 from A. G. Dealer before that: private East Coast, USA collection \n\n\n\n.A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all winning bids. \n\n\n The seller can prove that the lot was obtained legally, provenance statement seen by Catawiki.\nImportant information. The seller guarantees that he is entitled to sell/export this lot.\nThe seller will take care that any necessary permits, like an export license will be arranged.\nThe seller will inform the buyer about the status of it if this takes more than a few days.\n\nSlight surface wear and bending to forms commensurate with age. Not wearable as is, but could be fit to a modern setting to be wearable. Archaeological Finds & Remains---
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