University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-41-48
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Bamboula
Locus: Tomb 4
Period: Cypro-Archaic II
Cypro-Classical I
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Copper
Width: 1cm
Outside Diameter:2.2cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, 1954
Other NumberM1047 - Field No SF
NOTE* preveiously catalogued as 54-28-48a - Other Number

Description

Complete except for gem. Somewhat diseased; mended. Plain ring with grooved bezel. Mr. A.E. Parkinson, chemist of the Univ. Museum reports that the bezel is pure or nearly pure silver, whereas the ring itself is an alloy of copper and silver.


Bibliography:

[Article] Benson, Jack L. 1956. "A Tomb of the Early Classical Period at Bamboula". AJA. 60 (No.1): 43-50.View Objects cited in this Publication

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