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Islamic Earring representing a Bird.
Islamic Earring made of gold, niello and garnet representing a Bird.
12th century A.D., 14th century A.D.
H : 5.5 cm
Gold, Emerald, Garnet
Gold, Purple, Turquoise
Excellent condition. The pendant is complete, even if the suspension (hook, wire ?) is lost.
This solid bronze ring is composed of an almost circular loop and an elliptical cabochon. It is decorated with an incised figure that can be easily identified by his attributes as the god Hermes, associated with Mercury (Mercurius) by the Romans.
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