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Medieval silver-gilt signet ring of an Eagle

£1,200.00 Approx $1463.41, €1384.08

Code: 12081

This is a superb medieval silver-gilt signet ring, dating to the 15th century. It is in excellent condition with a nice patina. The eagle is well cut depicting its flight among the stars. This ring was excavated in the south of England and recently out of a private collection in Nottingham. A very good signet intact and wearable with care!

OBJECT: Signet Ring

CULTURE: Medieval

DATE: c. 15th century A.D.

MATERIAL: Silver-gilt

RING SIZE:  7 3/4 (US)     P 1/2  (UK)

SIZE: 21.6mm x 22.9mm x 2.9mm (bezel 14mm x 11mm x 2.3mm)

WEIGHT:  5.56 grams

PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection. Nottingham.