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    Sale 7661

    Icons and Artefacts from The Orthodox World

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 61

    A GOLD FINGER RING WITH A BEZEL MADE OF MAROON GLASS AND GOLD DUST BYZANTINE, 4TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GOLD FINGER RING WITH A BEZEL MADE OF MAROON GLASS AND GOLD DUST BYZANTINE, 4TH CENTURY
    The glass bezel engraved with the Christogram, flanked by two bellets at each side, the hoop of tubular form Diameter: 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm)


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    Provenance

    From a Private German Collection formed in the 1990s.


    Saleroom Notice

    From a Private German Collection formed in the 1990s.