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6th century (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Gold ring, the bezel engraved with a 'draconarius' (dragon standard bearer) and inscribed in Greek BPATH[delta]A.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Engraved gold
Brief Description
Gold ring, the bezel engraved with a 'draconarius' (dragon standard bearer) and inscribed in Greek BPATH[delta]A, Byzantine, 6th century
Physical Description
Gold ring, the bezel engraved with a 'draconarius' (dragon standard bearer) and inscribed in Greek BPATH[delta]A.
Dimensions
  • Height: 2.2cm
  • Width: 2.4cm
  • Depth: 1.4cm
Style
Marks and Inscriptions
'BPATH[delta]A' (Greek inscription)
Credit line
Presented by Art Fund
Object history
ex C Cote and Guilhou Collections
Subject depicted
Collection
Accession Number
M.175-1937

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record createdMarch 17, 2006
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