Lot 5
  • 5

Probably Merovingian, 6th/ 7th century

Estimate
2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Sold
2,500 GBP
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Description

  • Ring
  • gold, set with a glass paste imitating nicolo
  • 22mm., 7/8 in. overall
    inside diameter: 18mm., 11/16 in.
    ring size: K½

Provenance

Private collection, Spain;
with J. Bagot Arqueologia, Barcelona, 2012;
private collection, Belgium, acquired in Belgium

Literature

El Legado de Hefesto: A Memorial to a Private Collection of Ancient Rings and Glyptics, J. Bagot Arqueologia, Barcelona, 2012, no. 558

Catalogue Note

RELATED LITERATURE
O.M. Dalton, Catalogue of the Finger Rings in the Franks Bequest, cat. British Museum, London, 1912, nos. 166 and 173
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