9 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 7,500
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
AN EARLY JEWISH BRONZE FINGER RING
CIRCA 4TH-5TH CENTURY A.D.
The hoop with a boss at the base, triangular bosses at the shoulders, with triangular supports for the rectangular, bevelled bezel, engraved with a menorah on a tripod base, a lulov to the left, a shofar to the right
7/8 in. (2.2 cm.) wide; ring size 6½
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