Gold ring with garnet

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
3rd or 2nd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Gold, garnet
Dimensions:
Other: 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Harriet W. McKim Field, 1962
Accession Number:
62.42
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 163
Ring with garnet.
Said to be from Melos

Oliver, Andrew Jr. 1966. "Greek, Roman, and Etruscan Jewelry." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 24(9): p. 279, fig. 19.