A CARTHAGINIAN GOLD PENDANT CIRCA 7TH-6TH CENTURY B.C. The embossed sheet disk embellished on one side with filigree and granulation, with a winged solar disk above uraei flanking a granulated omphalos topped with a horned solar disk, all within a raised border, with a ribbed tubular suspension loop
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Gold finger-ring, formed of a broad flat band of gold with a ring of gold soldered at either end; to the outside of the band are soldered two rows of hollow stamped lions' masks, placed in opposite directions, six in each row. 1550 BC - 1050 BC Late Bronze Age
Greek Olbian Gold Seal Ring, 7th-5th Century BCWith a locust motif; inset carnelian panel with intaglio motif of a cockerel standing on an ear of wheat with a mouse in its beak. The ring was used as a seal matrix for sealing amphorae of wheat (hence...