archaicwonder: Byzantine Gold Bracelet with Cross, 5th-6th…

archaicwonder:

Byzantine Gold Bracelet with Cross, 5th-6th Century AD and Earlier

A gold bracelet assembled from a Byzantine period cross bezel with raised rim, attached to an earlier (Greek?) circular loop formed from three ribbed lines connected by pellets; a pair of red glass beads to each hinge at bezel. 60mm (2 ¼”)