Exhibitions/ Art Object

Gold ring with glass paste ring stone

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek or Cypriot
Medium:
Gold, glass paste
Dimensions:
Other: 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.4144
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Ring with a high swivel socket and pale paste stone.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 4144, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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