BYZANTINE GOLD EARRING second half of VIII c. Solid round wire hoop with "hoop and hook" fastener. Hollow sphere, constructed of two halves, soldered to the hoop. Pyramidal clusters of granulation at the bottom of the sphere.
Gold necklace ca. century B. The ribbon of intricate linked chains is decorated with a central medallion of Dionysos flanked by other pendant ornaments. It is not a true necklace but a hormos (collar) that was pinned to the clothing across the chest.