Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Late Period to Ptolemaic Period
13/16 × 3/8 × 3/4 in. (2 × 1 × 1.9 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
Gold finger ring in the form of two serpents, the heads of which form the bezel, each head pointing in an opposite direction. Small gold ball on the neck of one serpent.
Condition: Ring bent. object may have been an earring not a ring. Gold seems to be solid.
This item is not on view
Finger Ring, 664-30 B.C.E. Gold, 13/16 × 3/8 × 3/4 in. (2 × 1 × 1.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.256. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.256.JPG)
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