Ring with bust of Aesculapius
1st century B.C.
Legacy dimension: 0.024 Diameter
Medium or Technique
Anne and Blake Ireland Gallery (Gallery 210A)
Gold ring with a bust of Aesculapius, the Roman god of medicine and healing. A serpent twines about a staff in the field.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in England.); March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900