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Ring

  • Place of origin:

    Europe (made)

  • Date:

    400 BC-300 BC (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraved gold

  • Museum number:

    429-1871

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 4, shelf A, box 17

Physical description

Gold ring, the circular bezel engraved with a female figure standing at a tripod.

Place of Origin

Europe (made)

Date

400 BC-300 BC (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Engraved gold

Dimensions

Height: 1.7 cm, Width: 2.1 cm, Depth: 1.9 cm

Object history note

ex Waterton Collection

Descriptive line

Gold ring, the circular bezel engraved with a female figure standing at a tripod, Greek world, 400-300 BC

Production Note

Greek world, around the Mediterranean

Materials

Gold

Techniques

Engraving (incising)

Subjects depicted

Women; Tripods (stands)

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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