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Ring: PER.M.331-1923

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Maker: Unknown




Bronze gilt, rectangular flattened bezel inscribed with a 'W' with a palm branch either side.


History note: Found at Holway Farm, near Taunton

Legal notes

S.G. Perceval Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1922) by Perceval, Spencer George


15th Century#
Circa 1400 - Circa 1500

Components of the work

Finish composed of gilt
Hoop Depth 3.5 mm Height 5.0 mm Length 29.5 mm
Bezel Width 3.0 mm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W
  • Location: On bezel

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: PER.M.331-1923
Primary reference Number: 47040
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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