The bezel is engraved with a representation of the Trinity with the seated figure of God the Father, supporting Christ on the cross, and with a dove in the top left corner which represent the Father, Son and Holy Ghost.
Finger ring by Unknown Artist, probably 15th century
© Copyright The Trustees of the British Museum
- Diameter: 2.3 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £250 ( Total: £1,000)
- Acquired in:
- Department for Culture, Media and Sport
The figure of God has a halo. The shoulders of the ring are engraved with the sun's rays.
Discovered by a metal detector user at Wall, Staffordshire and declared Treasure in 2004.
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