Coptic. <em>Finger Ring with Inscription</em>, 5th-7th century C.E. Iron, 9/16 × Diam. 3/4 in. (1.5 × 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, 16.151. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.16.151_view1_ICA.jpg)

Finger Ring with Inscription


Medium: Iron

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:5th-7th century C.E.

Dimensions: 9/16 × Diam. 3/4 in. (1.5 × 1.9 cm)


Accession Number: 16.151

Image: CUR.16.151_view1_ICA.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Iron finger ring. Oval bezel with slender undecorated shank. Greek inscription in three lines on bezel, probably the genitive form of a proper name. Condition: Excellent.

Brooklyn Museum