Simple Medieval Silver Finger Ring

Code: 10379


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This is a nice and simple medieval silver wedding ring, dating to the 12th - 14th century. The band is triangular in section, usually found with amuletic inscriptions on medieval posy rings (recorded SOM-1716A6). This example is unusual in being unengraved, likely for use as a wedding band. The ring is intact though a little scuffed from its time in the ground, with a nice patina and as excavated.

OBJECT: Finger Ring

CULTURE: Medieval

DATE: c. 1150 - 1350 A.D.

MATERIAL: Silver

RING SIZE:   12 1/4      (US)    Y 1/2   (UK)

SIZE: 24.86mm x 5.32mm

WEIGHT: 3.5 grams

PROVENANCE: Ex. Private collection of early jewelry, Nottingham.

Simple Medieval Silver Finger Ring