Renaissance Gold & Rock Crystal Finger Ring
This is a wonderful Renaissance gold and rock-crystal finger ring, dating to the 16th century A.D. The ring has a simple square shaped bezel, set with a rock-crystal. The crystal is cut to resemble a table-cut diamond. A nice period ring from the age of Queen Elizabeth Ist.
OBJECT: Finger Ring
CULTURE: Elizabethan (Tudor)
DATE: c. 1560 - 1620 A.D.
MATERIAL: Gold & Rock-Crystal
RING SIZE: 8 1/2 (US) Q 3/4 (UK)
SIZE: 25mm x 21mm x 2mm (bezel 8mm x 7.34mm x 6mm)
PROVENANCE: Ex European Private Collection, Paris.