Byzantine Empire - Medieval (Post) 15th-17th Century Bronze Gold Gilt Crown Ring PGR082
Byzantine Empire - Medieval (Post) 15th-17th Century Bronze Gold Gilt Crown Ring. This stunning ring is crafted from a bronze and gold gilt. Featuring Byzantine styling , exquisite detail and quality metal work. This statement piece has an amazing large crown bezel , displaying a raised cross and detail with a decorative circular border. The shoulders are also decorated with a star like pattern. The shank is also decorated all the way around with an interesting patten. The ring is solid and substantial and has 90% of its original gold gild, and a beautiful aged patina. This artifact is most definitely a conversation piece to be enjoyed and treasured for many years to come.
Measurements: Face of Ring 26mm x 26mm
Weight: 14.00 grams
Ring Size: 9
Condition: Excellent Note: The Bezel has been shifted due to antiquity, however the bezel , shoulders and band are intact and solid. Does not detract from the ring.
Artifacts are luxury items, can be worn with care.
Origin: Europe Most likely Constantinople, todays modern Instanbul, Turkey.
Date: 15th -17th Century