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Ring

  • Place of origin:

    Europe (west, made)

  • Date:

    1400-1500 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraved gold

  • Museum number:

    892-1871

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 6, shelf B, box 10

Physical description

Gold ring, the hoop engraved with sprigs and inscribed Pors tous jours

Place of Origin

Europe (west, made)

Date

1400-1500 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Engraved gold

Marks and inscriptions

inscribed Pors tous jours
'for always'
the hoop

Dimensions

Depth: 0.5 cm, Diameter: 1.9 cm

Object history note

ex Waterton Collection

Descriptive line

Gold ring, the hoop engraved with sprigs and inscribed Pors tous jours ('For always'). Western Europe, 1400-1500.

Materials

Gold

Subjects depicted

Floral sprays

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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