A Viking Gold Banded Ring, ca 9th - 11th century AD
Sold Out$2,500 USD
This fine hoop ring is formed from of three smooth high carat gold wires consisting two plain thick rods twisted together with a thin spiral wire individually twisted first that is laid in the valleys, creating fantastic texture and dimension. A smooth oblong band joins the binds the end of the wires together.
Condition: Intact and in excellent condition overall
Dimensions: width: 1.8 cm (0.7 inches), US ring size: 7.5 UK: O 1/2, Germany: 17 1/2, European: 55 1/2
Provenance: Old English collection, acquired by the English art trade in 2002.