Pompeii Earrings with Gem replica in Sterling Silver 18K GOLD plated taken from the original of the 1st cen. BC artifact cat. No. P 12518, the Pompeii Superintendence, Archaeological Museum of Naples.
The earrings found in Pompeii, north side of Porta Marina. The body of the jewel is in smooth gold leaf modeled in a circular shape and with decreasing thickness. Three oval frames engraved with white and green enamel glass, with the S-shaped hook on the back.
Wear antique style.
- Material: 18K Gold plated Sterling Silver + enamel glass
- Weight: about 0,025 lb (11.5 g)
- Size: 1,2 x 0,8 x 0,5 inch (3.2 x 2.2 x 1.2 cm)
Produced in Italy
"Splendors. Luxury in ornaments in Herculaneum", edited by Francesco Sirano.
"Female beauty in Pompeii. Cosmetics and ornaments", curated by Antonio D'Ambrosio.
"The collections of the National Museum of Naples", by the Pedicini Photographic Archive.