Gold ring by Unknown Artist

Common type of ring with a round bezel standing clear of the hoop.

Details

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2.3 cm
Art Fund grant:
£175 ( Total: £175)
Acquired in:
1970
Vendor:
N Truepenny

The hoop is decorated on the exterior with 2 grooves which intersect to provide a pattern of 5 lozenges and are keyed for enamel of which no trace remains. The inside of the hoop is engraved in Gothic lettering. Bezel engraved with an outer circle of crosses, within which there is an inscribed scroll.

Provenance

Found in Old Leake by Mr N.Truepenny.

Venue details

The Collection: Art and Archaeology in Lincolnshire Danes Terrace, LINCOLN Lincolnshire LN2 1LP 01522 550990 www.thecollectionmuseum.com

Entry details

Free to all

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