Ring Bezel

Greek, East Greek


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

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 294.

Dimensions

2.4cm (15/16in.)

Accession Number

84.567

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

There is an oval bezel, which apparently was plain. The loop of the ring is mostly broken away. Green patina, heavily encrusted.

(note that this bezel is M589a and M589b-d =Res.84.55)

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); found in 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