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Ring

  • Place of origin:

    Europe

  • Date:

    2nd century-3rd century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraved gold

  • Museum number:

    468-1871

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Gold ring, the flat strip made into a tapering hoop, engraved with the Genius of Death

Place of Origin

Europe

Date

2nd century-3rd century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Engraved gold

Dimensions

Height: 1.7 cm, Width: 1.7 cm, Depth: 1 cm

Object history note

Found at Rieti, in 1856 ex Waterton Collection

Descriptive line

Gold ring, the flat strip made into a tapering hoop, engraved with the Genius of Death, Roman, 2nd to 3rd century

Production Note

Roman

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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