Coptic. <em>Finger Ring with Inscription</em>, 5th-6th century C.E. Gold, Diam. 5/8 in. (1.6 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, 16.320. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.16.320_view1_ICA.jpg)

Finger Ring with Inscription


Medium: Gold

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:5th-6th century C.E.

Dimensions: Diam. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm)


Accession Number: 16.320

Image: CUR.16.320_view1_ICA.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Gold finger ring. Hoop a strip of gold the edges folded inward. 8 sides; diminishing at back in width. On front face an incised inscription Tibepinov in two lines separated by a palm branch. To left an 8 pointed star or rosette; to right a crescent and a small cross. Condition: Broken at back.

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