Medieval Gold Stirrup Bishop's Ring with Sapphire
Medieval Gold Stirrup Bishop's Ring with Sapphire > Lot No. 1289
A finger ring with flat-section hoop expanding to a pyramidal bezel with inset sapphire cabochon from a source in Hungary.
14th century AD
3.32 grams, 23 mm, internal diameter 17.4 mm (approximate size British N 1/2, USA 7, Europe 15.25, Japan 14)
Very fine condition.
Ex Buckinghamshire collection; acquired in the 1980's.
Estimate: £800 - 1,200 (EUR 940 - 1,400; USD 1,210 - 1,810)
Auction date: Thursday 4th October 2012 & Friday 5th October 2012 Coins & Antiquities
Sold for: £1,750
Lot No. 1289