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Ring

  • Place of origin:

    Europe

  • Date:

    1st century-2nd century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gold set with red stones

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dame Joan Evans

  • Museum number:

    M.37-1967

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Gold dragon ring, with triple coils, the eyes set with red stones

Place of Origin

Europe

Date

1st century-2nd century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gold set with red stones

Dimensions

Height: 2.8 cm, Width: 2.5 cm, Depth: 1.1 cm

Object history note

ex Sir Arthur Evans Collection

Descriptive line

Gold dragon ring, with triple coils, the eyes set with red stones, Greco-Roman, 1st or 2nd century

Production Note

Greco-Roman

Subjects depicted

Serpents (animal); Dragons

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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