Emblematic finger-ring in the form of an openwork key

On display

Details

  • Title

    Emblematic finger-ring in the form of an openwork key

  • Associated place

    Italy (Marzabolto) (find spot)
  • Date

    500 - 600
  • Material and technique

    gold

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    4.5 cm [ca] (length)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by S.J. Baxter, 1878.

  • Museum location

    First floor | Gallery 30 | Mediterranean World
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    ANFortnum.FR.693

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Further reading

Scarisbrick, Diana and Taylor, Gerald, Finger rings from Egypt to the present day (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1978), no.208, p.42

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