Ring

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 200


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L. (max.): 28 mm. L. (bezel): 15.5 mm

Accession Number

65.1679

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Ring with clasped hands in the bezel and a heavy gold band.

Provenance

By date unknown: said to be from the Trau Collection in Vienna; by date unknown: with P. Bernheimer (Bernheimer's Amtique Arts, 44 Brattle Street, Cambridge, Mass. 02138); purchased by MFA from Bernheimer's Antique Arts, December 8, 1965

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund