Medieval Blue Glass Gem Set Finger Ring
This is an intact medieval bronze finger ring, dating to the 13th - 14th century A.D. The ring is set with the original blue glass gemstone (imitation of a sapphire) still held in a clasped bezel. It is a nice example in good excavated condition.
OBJECT: Finger Ring
DATE: c. 1250 - 1350 A.D.
MATERIAL: Bronze & Glass
RING SIZE: 5 (US) J 1/2 (UK)
SIZE: 21.76mm x 18.89mm x 2.60mm (bezel 9.56mm x 9.10mm x 5.58mm)
WEIGHT: 2.4 grams
PROVENANCE: Found in Oxted, Kent.