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LOT 1825

Estimate
GBP (£) 80 - 100
EUR (€) 94 - 117
USD ($) 106 - 133

Sold for (Inc. bp): £140

Medieval Gilt Silver 'IHS' Ring

15th century AD

A D-section silver-gilt hoop with pie-dish bezel, reserved arcade to the outer face, hatched 'IHS' monogram (for 'Jesus') over a heart, cross above. 7.32 grams, 28mm overall, 21.36mm internal diameter (approximate size British X 1/2, USA 11 3/4, Europe 27.01, Japan 26) (1"). Fine condition, usage wear. A large wearable size. [No Reserve]

Provenance
From the private collection of a Russian gentleman living in London; previously the property of a German collector; acquired in the 1990s.