Rings - 4

Finger ring
with engraved bezel

RI01


Object
:
Ring
Culture:
Medieval. 14th-15th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK.
Material:
Silver, gold gilding.
Size:
20.4mm x 20.2mm x 6.7mm
Weight: 1.3g


Notes: The hoop is complete and unbroken. Missing parts of the decoration on the shoulders, but retains its original full mercurial gold gilding. The central bezel is engraved.
Finger ring
with square bezel
RI02

Object: Ring
Culture: Medieval. 14th-15th century
Country/Area of Origin: near Salisbury, England
Material: + glass stone
Size: 22mm diameter
Weight: 1.11g

Notes: Hoop is complete and unbroken. Glass paste stone remains. Projecting square bezel. Almost identical to 1 x PAS 14-15th C and 2 x PAS Records Copper alloy FINGER RING ROMAN SUR-E29966 and SUR-F75283. Similar Item 1616 found at Swan Lane, Upper Thames Street, London. MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan.

Finger ring
with decoration
RI03


Object
: Ring
Culture: Medieval. 14th-15th century
Country/Area of Origin: Thames. UK.
Material: Bronze
Size: 14mm diameter
Weight: 1.11g

Notes: Decorative children's finger ring with expanding hoop shank. Would have been gold or silver plated when made. No stone remains. Central setting with raised circular decorations on both sides.

 

Finger ring
with possible heart motif
RI04

Object: Ring
Culture: Medieval, c 15th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK.
Material: Bronze with traces of gold gilding
Size: 15mm diameter
Weight: 3.41g

Notes: Traces of gold gilding remain on the hoop within the engraved lines. Possible heart motif. The hoop is complete and unbroken. Ring UK size H.


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