Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Ring

  • Place of origin:

    Europe

  • Date:

    2nd century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraved gold set with garnets and sapphires

  • Museum number:

    475-1871

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Gold ring, with five flattened wire hoops set with garnets and sapphires, one inscribed E V M E in reverse

Place of Origin

Europe

Date

2nd century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Engraved gold set with garnets and sapphires

Marks and inscriptions

inscribed E V M E in reverse

Dimensions

Height: 2.1 cm, Width: 1.9 cm, Depth: 2.1 cm

Object history note

ex Waterton Collection

Historical significance: Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/

Descriptive line

Gold ring, with five flattened wire hoops set with garnets and sapphires, one inscribed E V M E in reverse, Greco-Roman, 2nd century

Production Note

Greco-Roman

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.