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Ring with Intaglio of Fortune
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Ring with Intaglio of Fortune

Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description Fortune, her hair in a cap with a scarf held up as a sail to the wind, rides on the back of a dolphin.
Date Description Narrative
8/22/1979Examinationexamined for condition
  • Jewelry - Ancient to Modern. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1979-1980.
  • Objects of Adornment: Five Thousand Years of Jewelry from the Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York; Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk; Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh; San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio; Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa; Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu; New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans; Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee; Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo; The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota. 1984-1987.
  • Jewelry from the Walters Art Gallery and the Zucker Family Collection. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1987.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown] (?); Laura F. Delano, New York [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1947, by gift.
Credit Gift of Laura F. Delano, 1947

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15th-17th century
banded agate, gold
(Gold, Silver & Jewelry)
Accession Number
H: 1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm)
  • Italy (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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