Exhibitions/ Art Object

Gold ring with garnet ring stone

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
late 4th–2nd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek or Cypriot
Medium:
Gold, garnet
Dimensions:
Diam.: 13/16 in. (2.1 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.4075
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Of thin foil with a round garnet in a box setting.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 4075, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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