COLLECTION OF ANCIENT JEWELRY
CYPRO-ARCHAIC AND CYPRO-CLASSICAL PERIODS, 8TH - 4TH CENTURY BC
Collected in Cyprus prior to 1940, this group is comprised of a strand of Phoenician glass and Egyptian faience beads, a gold funerary diadem, a domed gold jewelry boss, four unpaired gold earrings, and two scarabs (one faience). The scarabs are likely modern.
The gold diadem measuring 95 mm. long