Byzantine betrothal ring, 7th-8th century AD. For Sale
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Byzantine betrothal ring, 7th-8th century AD.

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Byzantine betrothal ring, 7th-8th century AD. A yellow gold ring with square plaque-form bezel engraved with two crowned full-length figures flanking a cross, all within a dotted border, and on a half round shank, accompanied by an Oxford Labs X-ray fluorescence report stating the composition of the metal. UK finger size U. This is an extremely rare example of one of the earliest types of engagement rings. A highly similar ring can be found in the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum Please note shipping to the United States of America requires the purchaser to fill out a CBP 5106 customs form before the item is shipped. This form is a legal requirement for any item over $2,000 which is being imported into the United States. One of the details the form requests is the purchaser’s social security number or importer’s number.

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  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Of the Period
  • Date of manufacture
    6th-7th century AD.
  • Period
    15th Century and Earlier
  • Metal
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Seller reference number
    17111
  • Reference number
    JU120207186103

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