Creator

Culture

Byzantine

Credit Line

Bequest of David P. Harris ('46), 2020

Accession Number

2020.106

Creator Biography

Creator Unknown, Byzantine

Description

From the collector's records: "The ring's diamond-shaped bezel is decorated with an incised cruciform monogram within an oval border. On each shoulder of the hoop is an incised alpha. The ring, said to have come from Syria, has acquired a dark brown, almost black, coloration."

Provenance

Purchased from Tetragon, London, in 1993.

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