The earrings are solid gold, of angular form and broadening to a ridge at the centre. Three modern pearls have been added to the exterior. The earrings may be adapted to be worn with a modern hook or post.
UK private collection, London With Brigantia, York, 1980s
This penannular form of ring appears throughout the Bronze Ages of the Middle East, Egypt, the Mediterranean and Europe. The form was used in earrings as well as in 'ring money' or 'hair-rings'.