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Ring

Ring with a Maltese cross. It is a band ring with a flattened bezel with a raised image of a Maltese cross. The ring is of a type that originates in ancient Rome. Plain and flat shoulders and shank.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection

Possibly early Byzantine

Accession Number

01.5955

Medium or Technique

Hand fabricated copper alloy

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings