Gold ring

Period:
Classical
Date:
4th century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diam.: 13/16 in. (2 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1895
Accession Number:
95.15.309
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The bezel is in the form of a Boeotian shield.
Boardman, John. 1967. "Archaic Finger Rings." Antike Kunst, 10(1): no. J8, p. 22.