Medieval silver and garnet glass finger ring

Medieval silver and garnet glass finger ring

Code: 11141

£185.00
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This is a late Medieval/Renaissance silver finger ring, dating to the 15th - 16th century A.D.  The ring is set with a dark red glass gemstone, within a cusped bezel. Similar rings have been recorded in gold, dated to the late Medieval and Tudor period. This example is intact and excavated. 

OBJECT: Finger Ring

CULTURE: Medieval/Renaissance

DATE: c. 15th - 16th century A.D.

MATERIAL: Silver

RING SIZE:  9   (US)     R 3/4   (UK) 

SIZE: 26.64mm x 22.46mm x 1.62mm (bezel 15.04mm x 9.39mm x 7.52mm)

WEIGHT:  4.67 grams

PROVENANCE: Ex. European Private Collection.