Lot 1690: Medieval Gold Ring with Garnet
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 14th century AD. A delicate gold hoop with balustered shoulders, square bezel with quatrefoil to the underside, inset garnet cloison. Cf. Hindman. S. et al. Toward an Art History of Medieval Rings: A Private Collection, London, 2007, p.144. 2.28 grams, 22mm overall, 17.91mm internal diameter (approximate size British P, USA 7 1/2, Europe 16.23, Japan 15) (1"). Property of a Middlesex gentleman; acquired in the 1980s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.