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Ring

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (north, made)

  • Date:

    15th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Nielloed silver

  • Museum number:

    873-1871

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Nielloed silver ring, with two bezels, one a fede and the other circular, with a female bust and a rose. The shoulders are decorated with rosettes

Place of Origin

Italy (north, made)

Date

15th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Nielloed silver

Dimensions

Height: 1.9 cm, Width: 2.2 cm, Depth: 1.4 cm

Object history note

ex Waterton Collection

Descriptive line

Nielloed silver ring, with two bezels, one a fede and the other circular, with a female bust and a rose. The shoulders are decorated with rosettes, North Italy, 15th century

Techniques

Engraving (incising)

Subjects depicted

Hands; Busts; Rosettes; Flowers, roses

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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