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Finger Ring

Object Number:30-33-10
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Scythian
Provenience: Russia
Maikop
Kuban
Date Made: 499-400 BCE
Early Date: -499
Late Date: -400
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Harpy
Outside Diameter:2.1 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Anderson Galleries (Canessa Estate Sale), subscription of William Hinckle Smith, 1930
Other Number:F9 - Other Number

Description

Gold signet ring with intaglio ornament of human-headed bird.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition
The Stories We Wear (25 Sep 2021 - 12 Jun 2022) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Leskov, Aleksandr M. 2008. The Maikop Treasure.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 45-46, no. 53View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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