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Ring

Two thin flat bands, joined by a filigree hoop. On the front of each a small sard in a raised setting with filigree border. Tiny globules on the surface. From Phoenicia.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Azeez Khayat; purchased by MFA from Azeez Khayat, October 20, 1898, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.944-98.947)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation

Near Eastern, Levantine, Phoenician,

Accession Number

98.947

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings