This is a nice Scandinavian Viking silver finger ring, dating to the 10th - 12th century A. The ring is formed from rods of silver twisted together, each then braided to form the knotted bezel. The band of the ring is'D' section, welded to the braided ends and hammered together to form a solid round hoop. One of the twisted wires has snapped on the bezel, it is still solid and unlikely to cause any issues with the stability of the ring. An interesting and wearable ancient ring in excavated condition, the silver is good and can be cleaned if desired.
10th - 12th century A. 6 3/4 (US) N 1/2 (UK).24.62mm x 25.63mm x 7.53mm. This is not a British find!
This ring is unconditionally guaranteed to be an antique original and to date from the period described. A certificate of authenticity will be supplied on request. The item "10th 12th century AD Scandinavian Viking Braided Silver Finger Ring Size 6 3/4" is in sale since Saturday, November 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antiquities\Viking". The seller is "wear-the-past" and is located in Bath.This item can be shipped worldwide.