The Poringland Ring by Unknown Artist

Finger ring set with a gold coin of the Emperor Postumus (reigned AD 259-268) facing right.

Details

Medium:
Gold
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £20,000)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
Department for Culture, Media and Sport

The ring hoop has broad, angled shoulders.

Provenance

Found at Poringland, Norfolk, 1997. Declared Treasure in 1998.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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