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Ring.

Image ID: 832054

Ring. (1911)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Ring.

Published Date

: 1911

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 27 x 20 cm. (10 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "An alternative type of Etruscan ring (as in fig. 5) has an incised design on the gold bezel, or a flat stone set in the rigid bezel." "Fig. 7 shows two silver rings of the latter part of the 4th century which were found in 1881 concealed in a hole in the pavement of a Roman villa at fifehead Neville, Dorset, together with some coins of the same period." "Fig. 9 is a gold ring from Smyrna (Brit. Mus.) with seven incised ....
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Original Source

: From The Encyclopaedia Britannica : a dictionary of arts, sciences literature and general information. (Cambridge, England : Cambridge University Press, 1911) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Jewelry -- Ring

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC JEWE-Rin

Digital ID

: 832054

Record ID

: 715326

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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