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WHA_406JN

Pair of gold armlets. These objects are among the most important surviving items of ancient Persian craftsmanship. It is likely that they were intended to display rather than being worn. The lion griffin terminals were originally inlaid with precious stones, which were later removed.5th-4th century BC

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Pair of gold armlets. These objects are among the most important surviving items of ancient Persian craftsmanship. It is likely that they were intended to display rather than being worn. The lion griffin terminals were originally inlaid with precious stones, which were later removed.5th-4th century BC