Ancient Rings: An Illustrated Collector’s Guide

McFarland
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 Ancient finger rings made of base metals and low-grade silver alloys are increasingly being unearthed and sold through a growing assortment of marketplaces worldwide. Reference material on ancient rings has focused mainly on historic and “high-end” pieces—the precious metals and stones of royalty and the wealthy—while little has been written on the evaluation of common rings. This guide describes their composition, structure and imagery, thus providing merchants, collectors and researchers with a comprehensive reference on these ancient artifacts that, until now, have gone unexamined.
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About the author

T.N. Pollio is a researcher and historian in East Haven, Connecticut.
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McFarland
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Published on
Oct 20, 2018
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Pages
180
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ISBN
9781476632681
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Language
English
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Genres
Antiques & Collectibles / Jewelry
Antiques & Collectibles / Reference
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