Fragmentary Ring

Unknown3rd - 2nd century B.C.

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Bronze oval with the image of a portrait of a draped woman with melon coiffure.


  • Title: Fragmentary Ring
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date: 3rd - 2nd century B.C.
  • Location Created: Egypt
  • Physical Dimensions: 3.2 x 2.4 x 0.4 cm (1 1/4 x 15/16 x 3/16 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Bronze
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California
  • Object Type: Ring
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 81.AN.76.208
  • Display Location: Currently on view at: Getty Villa, Gallery 212, Coins, Gems and Jewelry
  • Department: Antiquities
  • Culture and Date: Greek (Ptolemaic), 3rd - 2nd century B.C.
  • Culture: Greek (Ptolemaic)
  • Classification: Jewelry

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