Renaissance silver-gilt & garnet Finger Ring

Renaissance silver-gilt & garnet Finger Ring

Code: 11229


This is a handsome Renaissance silver-gilt finger ring, dating to the mid to late 16th century A.D. The bezel is set with a table-cut garnet, set within a square-shaped bezel. The shoulders being sculpted and the bezel decorated. It is a very nice example in excellent wearable condition.

OBJECT: Finger Ring

CULTURE: Renaissance 

DATE: c. 1550 - 1600 A.D.

MATERIAL: Silver-gilt and garnet

RING SIZE:  9 1/4 (US)     S 1/4 (UK)

SIZE: 27.25mm x 23.57mm x 2.33mm (bezel 11.74mm x 11.70mm x 7.52mm)

WEIGHT: 5.33 grams

PROVENANCE: Ex. European Private Collection