• Vintage and Modern Jewels at S auction at Christies

    Sale 5896

    Vintage and Modern Jewels at South Kensington, Including Fine Hermès Handbags

    19 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 84

    A medieval silver gilt ring

    Price Realised  


    A medieval silver gilt ring
    The rectangular fluted bezel with central ridge engraved with a zig zag pattern, the square section flanking panels engraved with striated lines, the hoop of graduated lozenge design with central cross motifs the angled edging with Tau cross decoration, 15th century, finger size W

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    Post Lot Text

    Formerly in an English private collection

    N.Mills, Medieval Artefacts, Witham, 1999, p. 50 no. NM122

    C.f. op. cit. pl.22,C