Metal finger ring, a protective hunting charm, wit

Made:
1601-1800 in Austria

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Metal finger ring, a protective hunting charm, with 2 triangular bezels set with black stones, possibly Hungarian or Austrian, possibly 17th or 18th centuries

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A641737
Materials:
mineral and silver, ? material
type:
ring - jewelry
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery