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Ring

Greek, East Greek


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Loose earth

Dimensions

2.2 x 1.9 cm (7/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.53

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Bronze fragment: much encrusted with green. A portion of circlet gone. Elliptical socket, outline well preserved. Stone gone.

[For reference:
Res. 84.53 (M587) Ring fragment
Res. 84.54 (M588a-c) Three ring fragments
Res. 84.55 (M589b-d) Three ring fragments. (M589 a = 84.567)
Res. 84.56 (M590a-d) Four ring fragments.]

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); loose earth. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America