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Finger Ring

Date:
7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Copper alloy, partial gilt, stone or glass paste cabochon
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/8 x 13/16 x 1/2 in. (2.9 x 2.1 x 1.2 cm) bezel: 1/2 x 3/8 in. (1.2 x 0.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.192.193
Not on view
Stanislas Baron, Paris; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Merovingian Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1910. no. 193, p. 41, pl. XVI.



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