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Ring: M.8-1983

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Maker: Rega, Filippo




Gold, the oval bezel set with a chalcedony/chrysoprase intaglio head of Medusa in profile to right. Signed ‘REGA’ in Greek letters


History note: Malcolm Carr Antiques Ltd, 94 Gloucester Terrace, London, W2

Legal notes

Given by Mrs J. Hull Grundy

Place(s) associated

  • Rome ⪼ Italy
  • Naples ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1983-01-31) by Hull Grundy, J., Mrs


18th Century, Late-19th Century, Early#
Circa 1780 CE - 1833 CE

School or Style


Components of the work

Bezel composed of chrysoprase chalcedony Height 2.9 cm Width 2.6 cm
Ring Height 2.3 cm
Gem Height 2.6 cm Width 2.3 cm

Materials used in production


References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.8-1983
Primary reference Number: 119039
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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