Requires Photography

Ring

Possibly early Byzantine


Dimensions

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)

Accession Number

01.5955

Medium or Technique

Hand fabricated copper alloy

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

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.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection