Finger Ring card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Finger Ring

53.114.310

Currently not on display

Information

Gold finger-ring constructed of double-length of twisted wire, flattened on inner curve, for shank, and sheet-gold for a high, rectangular shank which once held a rectangular stone or seal, and is decorated on its exterior surface by granulated triangles upstanding from a bottom line of single-granulation spheres. The raised edge of bezel is thin, and was damaged by removal of the stone sometime in the past; there is much wear on the sort sides of the bezel, as if from daily useGold finger-ring constructed of double-length of twisted wire, flattened on inner curve, for shank, and sheet-gold for a high, rectangular shank which once held a rectangular stone or seal, and is decorated on its exterior surface by granulated triangles upstanding from a bottom line of single-granulation spheres. The raised edge of bezel is thin, and was damaged by removal of the stone sometime in the past; there is much wear on the sort sides of the bezel, as if from daily use