Medieval bronze wedding ring with beaded cable design

Medieval bronze wedding ring with beaded cable design

Code: 11319

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This is a nice late medieval bronze wedding ring, dating to the 15th - 16th century. .The ring is decorated with a cabled and beaded hoop, it is ring intact and has a nice dark green patina. This type of design can be found on iconographic rings from the 15th century and gold posy rings, see LEIC-786775 and NARC-EA0D85.

OBJECT: Wedding Ring

CULTURE: Medieval

DATE: c. 15th - 16th century A.D.

MATERIAL: Bronze

RING SIZE:   8 1/2    (US)    Q 3/4  (UK)

SIZE: 21.70mm x 4.18mm

WEIGHT:  2.16  grams

PROVENANCE: Formerly in the C.R.Manning Collection, Gloucestershire.