Silver signet-ring; hoop engraved with two lines of inscription in niello. Oval bezel engraved with monogram.
- Made in: Italy
- Diameter: 0.88 inches (hoop)
- Length: 0.77 inches (bezel)
Inscription ContentIESUS AUTEM TRANSIENS PER MEDIUM ILLORUM IBAT.
Text from Dalton 1912, Catalogue of Finger Rings, no. 283:
For the legend "Iesus autem . . .", see under no. 231. cf. AF 1010, AF 568, AF 605, and ring in the Pichon Collection, Sale Catalogue, 1897, no. 66.
Part of hoop broken and missing.
Prehistory and Europe
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Object reference number: MCM1435
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