Gold finger-ring; hoop rounded without, flat within, strongly projecting beneath the shoulders on either side, where there is an incised volute decoration; raised circular bezel with engraved design: two fish in opposite directions.


Thing

Made Of
gold
Type of Thing
finger-ring
Subject
fish
Techniques
engraved

Place

Found In
Beirut

Time

Acquired In
1897
Made
3rdC
Period/Culture
Roman

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