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Earring Period: Three Kingdoms period, Silla kingdom B. Date: Gaya federation early century Culture: Korea Medium: Gold Ethnic Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Jewelry Gifts, Gold Jewelry, Jewelry Accessories, Jewelry Design, Gold Earrings, Jewellery Box, Filigree Earrings

Earring (One of a Pair) | Korea | Three Kingdoms period, Silla kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676) | The Met

The beauty and sophisticated craftsmanship of these gold earrings—and of the personal adornments found in the tombs of the Silla and Gaya elite generally—attest to the esteem conferred upon them by both patron and artisan

Catchpenny and Accesories Catchpenny and Accesories - Earrings 400 bc Persian - 7 Tips to combine catchpenny and accesories - 7 Tips to combine catchpenny and accesories Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Vintage Rings, Viking Jewelry, Vintage Diamond, Diy Schmuck, Schmuck Design, Jewelry Accessories

You can find reasons that rubies are one of the most in-demand gems to use in high quality precious jewelry. Although correct rubies are usually reddish colored, rubies are available in many different shades including serious increased to almost maroon. Rubies are specifically hardy and might hold up against sizeable tear and use. The fine features of the elegance along with their power make them a great choice for precious jewelry.

Loop earring with pearls: an S-shaped gold loop earring made from a single wire finely tapered at both ends, one forming the point of the suspension hook, the other wound around the body of the wire to create the beaded ring. The decoration on the front o Roman Jewelry, Old Jewelry, Pearl Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Antique Jewelry, Jewelry Design, Renaissance Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry

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Collection online showcases more than four million of the Museum's objects. From Indigenous clothing and Mexican skulls to necklaces made of dolphin teeth, this is one of the most extensive online museum databases in the world.

Renaissance Diamond Ring c 1500 Netherlands gold and diamond Renaissance Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Old Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Fine Jewelry, Viking Jewelry, Handmade Jewelry

Renaissance Diamond Ring | Netherlandish (?) | The Met

Renaissance Diamond Ring, c 1500, Netherlands, gold and diamond

Diamond Cluster Ring with Opium Compartment - c. 1640 - diamonds and gold - “locket ring” could contain miniatures of loved ones or of royals or religious relics - others were intended to contain poison, usually an opiate - bezel represents the poppy Renaissance Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Gold Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Jewelry Accessories, Fine Jewelry, Jewelry Design

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LATE RENAISSANCE DIAMOND CLUSTER RING WITH OPIUM COMPARTMENT, Spain?, about 1630–1640, gold, diamond. Some rings with compartments held religious relics, but others were intended to contain poison to allow the surreptitious removal of enemies or rivals by lacing their food or drink. The compartment was intended to contain an opiate in some form or other. The whole bezel represents the poppy.

Roman Double Intaglio ring stones, ca Century AD - Sands of Time Ancient Art Roman Jewelry, Old Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Mughal Jewelry, Viking Jewelry, Jewellery Box, Jewlery, Silver Jewelry

Roman Double Intaglio ring stones, ca 1st Century AD

This lovely ring features two fine Roman intaglios that was set as an 18K gold ring during the mid 19th century. The red chalcedony (sard) intaglio depicts a bearded Hercules, standing nude and brandishing a large club in his right hand, the left outstretched and holding a covered offering bowl. The rare green chalcedony "concordia" or "harmony" intaglio depicts two hands clasped together. Such rings were worn on the third finger of the left hand for Roman culture followed the Egyptian…

ethnic Ꮎ (byzantine gold pearl garnet cross earrings, century ce courtesy christie’s) Byzantine Gold, Byzantine Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Old Jewelry, Tribal Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Antique Jewelry, Jewelery

A PAIR OF BYZANTINE GOLD, PEARL, GARNET AND EMERALD EARRINGS , CIRCA 5TH-6TH CENTURY A.D.

BYZANTINE GOLD, PEARL, GARNET AND EMERALD EARRINGS -- CIRCA 5TH-6TH CENTURY A.D.

A pair of Byzantine Gold Earrings circa century B. Byzantine Gold, Byzantine Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Antique Gold, Roman Jewelry, Jewelry Art

A PAIR OF BYZANTINE GOLD EARRINGS , CIRCA 6TH-7TH CENTURY B.C.

BYZANTINE GOLD EARRINGS Circa 6th-7th Century B.C. Each crescentic in form, composed of strips of rectangular wire arranged in various spirals and figure-8 loops, the perimeter with nine ribbed tubes through which passes a plain wire threaded with pearls, a hinged arching ear wire above

 with pearl and amethyst. Culture/periodEarly Byzantine term details Date Found/Acquired: Tharros(Europe,Italy,Sardinia,Oristano (province),Tharros) Materialspearlgold term detailsamethys Byzantine Gold, Byzantine Jewelry, Renaissance Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Viking Jewelry, Wiccan Jewelry

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Full: Front Earring; gold; with pearl and amethyst. © The Trustees of the British Museum