A large Greek Gold Shell Pendant, Hellenistic Period, ca. 3rd - 1st century BCE - Sands of Time Ancient Art
A large Greek Gold Shell Pendant, Hellenistic Period, ca. 3rd - 1st century BCE - Sands of Time Ancient Art
A large Greek Gold Shell Pendant, Hellenistic Period, ca. 3rd - 1st century BCE - Sands of Time Ancient Art

A large Greek Gold Shell Pendant, Hellenistic Period, ca. 3rd - 1st century BCE

GJ1601

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Although a most dramatic piece, this large shell form pendant of high karat gold, is surprisingly lightweight and easy to wear.   Made by joining two gold sheets this  pendant easily hangs from a double suspension loop at the top.

Dimensions:  length: 1 3/4 inches (4.45 cm)

Condition: Despite some minor scattered dents, intact and in excellent condition overall with no chips or breaks.  Offered on a modern black choker for immediate wear.

Provenance: Private NC. collection, acquired from Alan Oikonomedes collection, Chicago, 1980s.

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