Ring

Greek
4th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Lewes House Gems, no. 082 (1920; 2002, additional published references).

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.016 L.

Accession Number

27.770

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Ring with engraved bezel and quadrangular hoop. The Nemean lion at bay with a club above him.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to J. D. Beazley, The Lewes House Collection of Ancient Gems, no. 82: given by Mrs. John Marshall.); April 5, 1926: loaned to MFA by Edward Perry Warren (as 96.26); November 17, 1927: gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren