Ancient Scandinavian Viking Braided Silver Finger Ring

Code: 10540


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This is an ancient Scandinavian Viking silver finger ring, dating to the 10th - 12th century A.D. The ring is formed from rods of silver twisted together, each then braided to form the knotted bezel, the terminals hammered and welded (to enable the ring to be adjustable). An interesting and wearable ancient ring in good excavated condition, the silver is good and can be cleaned if desired.

OBJECTFinger Ring

CULTUREViking

DATEc. 10th - 12th century A.D.

MATERIAL: Silver

RING SIZE:  5 1/2  (US)    L  (UK)

SIZE: 22mm x 21mm x 8mm

WEIGHT:  4.6 grams

PROVENANCE: Ex. European Private Collection

Ancient Scandinavian Viking Braided Silver Finger Ring