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Rock crystal ring

1st–2nd century A.D.
Rock crystal, gold
Diameter: 1 1/16 × 5/16 in. (2.6 × 0.8 cm)
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 166
Plain circlet of crystal lined with gold foil.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 4292, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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