Bizantino Oro Anillo con Piedra Granate

Descripción
Bizantino Oro Anillo con Piedra Granate
Circa 5th-10th Century AD

An exquisite Byzantine gold ring, featuring a round wire-like section hoop, with a circular garnet stone set in a gold frame bezel.

Byzantine jewellery was a full continuation of the Roman traditions. Production in the old jewellery centres of Alexandria and Antioch gave way to an increased production in Constantinople. In the Byzantine Empire jewellery played an important role. It acted as a way to express one’s status and as a diplomatic tool.

Measurements: circa 1.6cm (internal diameter), UK ring size J

Weight: circa 1.21g

Provenance: From a private London based ancient jewellery collection, 1970's.

Detalles del lote
Cultura
Bizantino
Material
Oro
Objeto
Anillo con Piedra Granate
Siglo / marco temporal
Circa 5th-10th Century AD
Estado
Buen estado, ver foto
¿Todavía no te has registrado?
Al crear tu cuenta gratuita en Catawiki, podrás pujar por cualquiera de los 65 000 objetos especiales que ofrecemos a subasta cada semana.
o Iniciar sesión