Metal finger ring, worn as a protective hunting ch

Made:
1601-1800 in Austria

Metal finger ring, worn as a protective hunting charm, set in pear-shaped pieces of stagshorn and with pendant keys and heart, possibly Austrian or Hungarian, 17th or 18th centuries

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A641735
Materials:
horn, ? material, metal
type:
ring - jewelry
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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