uby and sapphire in scalloped claw mounts with four gold beads (top setting now vacant but possibly may have had a pearl suspended in front of it); cast wire in plaited pattern around rims; three repoussé six-petalled flowers on reverse; small suspension loop. More Culture/periodLate Medieval term details Date1400-1500
A BYZANTINE GOLD PENDANT CROSS Circa Century A. Of 'Latin' type, with a deeply-recessed cross at the transverse, each arm with a medallion depicting the bust of a haloed saint in relief, all identified by Greek inscriptions, the sides of each ar
A fabricated hollow gold pendant formed from four piriform elements each with a cabochon garnet at the center and gold loops surrounding; a fifth garnet in the center, granules to the outer edges and filigree border behind.
A ROMAN GOLD AND CARNELIAN PENDANT Circa Century A. The flat oval stone deeply engraved with a facing bust of Minerva, her head turned slightly to her right, wearing a cuirass and a triple-crested Attic helmet.