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Bezel of ring

Portrait head of man, profile to right (in impression).

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: bought in Athens); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Roman, Late Republican Period, 40s B.C.

Accession Number

98.804

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings