Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Finger Ring

6th–7th century
Gold, carnelian intaglio
Overall: 3/4 x 11/16 x 1/2 in. (1.9 x 1.8 x 1.2 cm) bezel: 7/16 x 5/16 in. (1.1 x 0.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
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. 199, p. 41, pl. XVI.

Guiraud, Hélène. "Ten Rings from the Collection of J. Pierpont Morgan." Metropolitan Museum Journal 32 (1997). p. 59, fig. 8.

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