Western Asiatic Gold Ring with Garnet

$1,083.27

An extremely fine Western Asiatic gold finger ring, featuring a hollow-formed round hoop, with coiled filigree to the upper and lower sections. The trumpet bezel features a cabochon garnet and is further enriched by a delicate granules decoration. Internal diameter. UK ring size I 1/2.

Date: Circa 1st millenium BC
Condition: Very Fine.

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SKU: JLS-3 Category: Tags: ,

Western Asia produced very sophisticated and detailed jewellery crafted from gold, silver and copper. Gold would have been hammered down to a thin layer and manipulated into different shapes. Gold and silver jewellery would have featured gold granules, glass and semi-precious stone inlays and detailed engravings.

Weight 4 g
Dimensions L 2.9 x W 1.7 cm
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Semi-Precious Stones

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