Rare Hellenistic 22 Carat Gold Cherub/Eros Earrings

 

A finely rendered matching pair of Greek Hellenistic gold earrings,

The winged Eros was the God of love during the Greek/Hellenistic period. The two gold cupid earrings are closely matching and exquisitely detailed. Eros is portrayed holding a fish, with Shepherds' hooks fittings for the ear.

 

Circa 3rd - 2nd century BC

 

to read more about cherubs in jewelry visit my blog page below -

 

https://www.antiqueanimaljewelry.com/blog/search/cherub

 

measures - cherubs 16mm, including hooks 28mm

 

weighs - 4.2g

 

in excellent condition for their age. Extremely rare to find a pair

Rare Hellenistic 22 Carat Gold Cherub Earrings

£2,600.00Price