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Pair of Earplugs Ornamented with Figures and Inlaid Stones  Period:     Eastern Javanese period Date:     early 9th–14th century Culture:     Indonesia (Java) Medium:     Gold

Pair of Earplugs Ornamented with Figures and Inlaid Stones Period: Eastern Javanese period Date: early century Culture: Indonesia (Java) Medium: Gold

Галерея драгоценностей. Часть 3: золото гуннов - Ярмарка Мастеров - ручная работа, handmade

Twin Bracelets Mid - century Pereshchepina Complex, near Poltava, the Village of Malaya Pereshchepina Russia (now Ukraine) Gold and emeralds; forged, cut and polished

Hollow pendants like these, called "bullae," contained protective charms or perfume and were worn as amulets, especially by children. A stopper at the top, held in place by a chain or cord, secured the contents. The heart-shaped bodies of these Etruscan "bullae" are decorated with detailed palmettes and tendrils worked in repoussé and has intricate smooth and twisted wire applied to the surface. Etruscan, 5th century BC

Pair of Etruscan "bullae"- these hollow pendants contained protective charms or perfume and were worn as amulets, especially by children.

Necklace Comprising Nine Leaf-Shaped Pendants  Period: late Central Javanese period Date: second half of the 9th–first quarter of the 10th century Culture: Indonesia (Java) Medium: Gold Dimensions: H. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); W. 5 in. (12.7 cm); L. 15 1/4 in. (38.7 cm) Classification: Jewelry

Necklace Comprising Nine Leaf-Shaped Pendants Period: late Central Javanese period Date: second half of the quarter of the century Culture: Indonesia (Java) Medium: Gold Dimensions: H.

Ring with Bezel Composed of Tiered Lozenge Motif   Period: Central Javanese period  Date: Second half of the 8th–second half of the 10th century  Culture: Indonesia (Java)  Medium: Gold  Dimensions: H. 1/8 in. (0.3 cm); Diam. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm)  Classification: Jewelry  Credit Line: The Samuel Eilenberg-Jonathan P. Rosen Collection of Indonesian Gold, Bequest of Samuel Eilenberg and Gift of Jonathan P. Rosen, 1998  Accession Number: 1998.544.304

Ring with Bezel Composed of Tiered Lozenge Motif Period: Central Javanese period Date: Second half of the half of the century Culture: Indonesia (Java)

Pair of Ear Ornaments Inlaid with Stones  Period: Central Javanese period Date: Second half of the 8th–second half of the 10th century Culture: Indonesia (Java) Medium: Gold with inlaid stones

Pair of Ear Ornaments Inlaid with Stones Period: Central Javanese period Date: Second half of the half of the century Culture: Indonesia (Java) Medium: Gold with inlaid stones

Pair of earrings with bull's head terminals , Greek, Hellenistic Period, Early 2nd century B.C.

Pair of earrings with bull's head terminals , Greek, Hellenistic Period, Early century B. This amazes me because it never occurred to me that pierced earrings were worn in the ancient world.

16th Century Ring – A ring of high carat gold in hexagonal shape with a rose cut diamond, Dutch or German, around 1580. (Kunsthandel Inez Stodel)

Century Ring - A ring of high carat gold in hexagonal shape with a rose cut diamond, Dutch or German, around (Kunsthandel Inez Stodel)

Pendant Date: early 600s Culture: Anglo-Saxon Medium: Gold with garnets

Pendant Date: early century Culture: Anglo-Saxon Medium: Gold, garnets with patterned foil backings Dimensions: Overall: 1 x x in. x x cm) With Attachment: 1 x 1 in. x 3 cm) Classification: Metalwork-Gold

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