A substantial Viking "warrior" ring with a rectangular bezel with a raised central boss, developing from the hoop, formed from a single cast and hammered bar of electrum, the narrow ends of which are twisted over each other. The hoop is decorated with pellet-in-triangle punch-marks.
Late 9th - early 11th century A.D.
Provenance: private collection Mr. F.E. in Germany, collected in the early 1990’s.
Dimensions: inside diameter 23mm x 21mm ; width (top) 15mm ; total height (from the knot to the top of the bezel) 29mm. Weight (in grammes) : 17,98 g.