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Ring, with design in intaglio on oval bezel. Head of a woman or goddess to left. She has curly, waved hair and wears necklace (?) and earrings.

Provenance

By date unknown: with J. J. Klejman, 982 Madison Avenue, New York 21, N.Y.; purchased by MFA from J. J. Klejman, March 20, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, about 300 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Max. Diameter: 11 mm.

Accession Number

63.252

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings