Finger ring

On display


  • Title

    Finger ring

  • Associated place

    Rome (place of purchase)
  • Date

    Late 6th century BC (600 - 501 BC)
  • Material and technique


  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    1.1 cm (width)
    0.6 cm (length)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by C. D. E. Fortnum, 1899.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 15 | Italy before Rome
  • Museum department


  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Scarisbrick, Diana and Taylor, Gerald, Finger rings from Egypt to the present day (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1978), no.40, p.33

Boardman, John, and Marie-Louise Vollenweider, Catalogue of the Engraved Gems and Finger-Rings in the Ashmolean Museum, i: Greek and Etruscan (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1978), 87, 20, pl.XVIII

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