Antique " Mamluk " 18k yellow gold men's ring
Made in Egypt, Ca.19th Century
No hallmark, tested positive for 18k gold.
The word Mamluk means ‘owned’ and the Mamluks were not native to Egypt but were always slave soldiers, mainly Qipchak Turks from Central Asia. The Bahri Mamluks were mainly natives of southern Russia and the Burgi comprised chiefly of Circassians from the Caucasus.
In the military societies of the 13th century higher lords or amirs maintained a large number of Mamluks, and the sultan held the most.
Finger Size: (UK) = K (US) = 5 1/2 (EU) = 50 1/4
Size : 2.3 x 2.2 x 1.8 cm
Weight: 16 grams total
Condition : Ring is antique & pre-owned, has some wear and tear from general usage with some scratches, no serious damage, great and pleasant overall condition for it's age, please see pictures for a better view of the items condition.
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- Material Fineness
- 18 kt.
- Antique " Mamluk " ring
- Finger Size: (UK) = K (US) = 5 1/2 (EU) = 50 1/4
- Total Weight
- 16 g
- Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of wear