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Kushan bronze ring with garnet engraved with a standing male

Stock Number: x9638
Kushan bronze ring with garnet engraved with a standing male
Price
Sales price $750.00

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Description

A Kushan bronze ring set with a faceted garnet bezel engraved with a standing male in profile, wearing the Bactrian helmet and armour indicating Royalty. The ring is cast in the form of elephant heads at either end of the bezel.

Origin:

Kushan period, circa 1st to 2nd century A.D., North India

Dimensions:

Outer diameter: 22 mm

Bezel: 9 x 7 mm

U.S. Ring size: 6 1/2

Condition:

Good condition, with verdigris and earth accretions evident.