Gold and garnet pendant

A teardrop-shaped gold pendant with central tear-shaped cabochon garnet in dog-tooth setting, with filigree dots, a ribbed suspension loop at the top

Roman period, 1st-2nd century A.D.
H. 2.38 cm (0 15⁄16 in)

Loop included in dimension
Weight: 2 g.

Coins and Antiquities, United Kingdom
Private collection, Switzerland, acquired from the above in 1974

Adolf Greifenhagen
Schmuckarbeiten in Edelmetall vol. 2,  1970/1975, 23 pl. 14,3, 66, Taf. 52, 1-2

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