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Acquired in 1871 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
Waterton, Edmund 'Dactyliotheca Watertoniana: a descriptive catalogue of the finger-rings in the collection of Mrs Waterton', p.76 no.2 Described by Waterton as: 'Silver signet ring with revolving oval bezel. Subject, mother and child within a circle of lotus flowers; beneath the figures is an uncertain inscription.'
collection_code
MET
credit
date_end
date_start
date_text
400 BC-250 BC (made)
descriptive_line
Silver ring with a revolving rectangular bezel with rounded corners engraved with Isis nursing Horus within a papyrus border, Phoenicia, about 400-250 BC.
dimensions
Height: 2.1 cm, Width: 2.6 cm, Depth: 1 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Jewellery, room 91
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
ex Waterton Collection
id
95062
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T01:54:20.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T01:54:20.000Z
latitude
34.969669
location
Jewellery, room 91, case 4, shelf A, box 6
longitude
99.819054
marks
materials
Silver
materials_techniques
Engraved silver
museum_number
414-1871
museum_number_token
4141871
object_number
O122551
object_type
Ring
on_display
true
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
White metal ring with a revolving rectangular bezel with rounded corners engraved with Isis nursing Horus within a papyrus border.
place
Phoenicia
primary_image_id
2007BL8742
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
ring-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
engraving
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-250
year_start
-400