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Sphragides

Die gravierten Fingerringe des Hellenismus

£36.00
S848
9781841710549
Britta Gerring
2000
+

Description

Hellenistic metal finger-rings with engraved gems from Greece, Asia Minor and south Russian graves are analyzed stylistically and typologically. Their development is followed from the late fourth century BC to the Augustan era. Iconography and function of these objects are discussed. The catalogue features 174 rings with detailed descrAtions and illustrations.