Tudor / Renaissance silver and rock crystal finger ring

Tudor / Renaissance silver and rock crystal finger ring

Code: 12034

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This is a nice Renaissance silver finger ring, dating to the 16th century. It is set with a table-cut rock crystal gemstone in a rubbed overmount. The bezel has a decorated quatrefoil bezel with traces of gold gilding. A nice example in excavated condition.

OBJECT: Finger Ring

CULTURE: Renaissance

DATE: c. 16th century AD.

MATERIAL: Silver & rock crystal

RING SIZE:  6 1/2 (US)    N (UK)

SIZE: 25.7mm x 21.5mm x 1.9mm (Bezel 10.7mm x 8.8mm x 7.3mm)

WEIGHT: 4.38 grams

PROVENANCE:  Formerly in European private collection, Netherlands.