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Acquired in 1871 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
MET
credit
date_end
0900-12-31
date_start
0800-01-01
date_text
9th century (made)
descriptive_line
Nielloed gold ring, decorated with birds and monsters in lozenges alternating with the name + A LH ST A(and runic N) in roundels, with stylised leaf edges, Anglo Saxon, 9th century
dimensions
Depth: 1 cm, Diameter: 2.9 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Jewellery, room 91
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Found probably in 1753 at Llysfaen near Colwyn Bay, Wales. Ex Waterton Collection Historical significance: It has been suggested that the original owner was Ahlstan, Bishop of Sherborne (824-867)
id
94690
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T01:52:39.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T01:52:39.000Z
latitude
location
Jewellery, room 91, case 4, shelf B, box 24
longitude
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Nielloed gold
museum_number
627-1871
museum_number_token
6271871
object_number
O122079
object_type
Signet ring
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Nielloed gold ring, decorated with birds and monsters in lozenges alternating with the name + A LH ST A(and runic N) in roundels, with stylised leaf edges.
place
primary_image_id
2007BL8706
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
signet-ring-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
900
year_start
800