About this object

Finger ring with setting of a circular-shaped red stone intaglio showing a kneeling a figure. Most of hoop missing.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Ornament
  • Culture
    Etruscan
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Europe: Southern Europe: Italy
  • Date made
  • Materials
    Copper Alloy; Stone
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of the Trustees of the Wellcome Collection
  • Collector
    Henry Solomon Wellcome
  • Place collected
    Europe: Southern Europe: Italy
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    11 mm x 16 mm
  • Related people
    Wellcome Historical Medical Museum ( Previous owner); Henry Solomon Wellcome ( Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

Object view = Humanities
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