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Finger Ring Date: century Culture: English Medium: Gold and sapphire Dimensions: Overall: 1 x x in. x x cm) Classification: Metalwork-Gold Credit Line: The Cloisters Collection, 1994 Accession Number: This artwork

RENAISSANCE GEMSTONE RING. Italy, 16th century, gold, ruby, bezel 6 x 11 x 10 mm. This box bezel ring is set with a beautiful ruby and intricately engraved on its bezel and shoulders. The forms of rings like this were popularized thanks to pattern books by Virgil Solis, Etienne Delaune, and Pierre Woeriot that circulated widely. #GoldJewellery16ThCentury

RENAISSANCE GEMSTONE RING. Italy, 16th century, gold, ruby, bezel 6 x 11 x 10 mm. This box bezel ring is set with a beautiful ruby and intricately engraved on its bezel and shoulders. The forms of rings like this were popularized thanks to pattern books by Virgil Solis, Etienne Delaune, and Pierre Woeriot that circulated widely. #GoldJewellery16ThCentury

~ Finger Ring. Date: 14th century Culture: British Medium: Gold and sapphire

~ Finger Ring. Date: 14th century Culture: British Medium: Gold and sapphire

Gold Necklace with amulet of the goddess al-Lat - probably 1st century. Yemen, Tamna | Freer and Sackler Galleries

ancientjewels: “Gold amulet of the goddess al-Lat. Dates to century BCE to the century CE in what is now Yemen. From the collection of the Freer and Sackler Galleries.

Middenmurk

Middenmurk

Doublet and breeches  Place of origin: England, Great Britain (made)  Date: 1625-1635 (made)

Doublet and breeches Place of origin: England, Great Britain (made) Date: (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Wool, trimmed with silk and lined with linen Credit Line: Given by Lady Spickernell Museum number:

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