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Finger Ring

Date:
4th–7th century
Culture:
Langobardic
Medium:
Gold, garnet set on a wad of cotton - re-set or restoration
Dimensions:
Overall: 7/8 x 1/4 in. (2.3 x 0.7 cm) band: 7/8 x 1/8 in. (2.3 x 0.3 cm) bezel: 3/16 x 1/4 in. (0.5 x 0.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.101
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Gallo-Roman Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1911. no. 101, p. 17, pl. VI.

Brown, Katharine Reynolds. "Dating of Some Frankish Rings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." Bonner Jahrbücher 179 (1979). pp. 251–52, fig. 1.



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