Late Roman - Anglo Saxon Gold & Garnet Finger Ring
This is a nice late Roman or early Saxon gold finger ring, dating to the 5th - 7th century A.D. It is set with a garnet gemstone, with a raised collet bezel. The ring was originally found in England, part of an old collection purchased in Colchester. It is a nice looking ancient gold finger ring, in good excavated condition - suitable to be worn again today with care!
OBJECT: Finger Ring
DATE: c. 5th - 7th century A.D.
MATERIAL: Gold & Garnet
RING SIZE: 6 1/4 (US) M 1/2 (UK)
SIZE: 26.93mm x 20.22mm x 3.04mm (bezel 11.42mm x 11.05mm x 10.43mm)
WEIGHT: 5.48 grams
PROVENANCE: Ex. Private collection. Colchester, Essex.