Possibly early Byzantine
Height x width (bezel): 1/4 x 5/16 in. (0.6 x 0.8 cm) Height x width (shank): 13/16 x 3/4 in. (2 x 1.9 cm)
Medium or Technique
Hand fabricated copper alloy
Not On View
Ring with a Maltese cross. It is a band ring with a flattened bezel with a raised image of a Maltese cross. The ring is of a type that originates in ancient Rome. Plain and flat shoulders and shank.
Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection