Description This piece is cast niello with a retrograde inscription. Walters intaglio 42.1119 is set into this ring.
|10/05/1979||Examination||examined for condition|
- Early Christian and Byzantine Art. Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore. 1947.
- Waste Not: The Art of Medieval Recycling. 2016.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date of acquisition unknown], by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transcription] + Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθη τῶ σῶ δούλω Βασηλείου. Ἀμήν; [Translation] Lord, help thy servant Basil. Amen.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters
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