Indo-Pacific Art

Oval Gemstone Ring

3rd?10th century

Gold, opaque black stone, intaglio; cast

Object: 2.435 x 2.37 x 1.8 cm, 4.445 gm. (15/16 x 15/16 x 11/16 in., 4.445 gm.)
Gift of Valerie and Hunter Thompson
2007.142.41
Geography: 
Made in Java, Indonesia
Culture: 
Java
Period: 
Early Classic Period ( 700 - 1000 )
Classification: 
Jewelry
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

John Miksic, Old Javanese Gold: The Hunter Thompson Collection at the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 158, fig. 38.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.

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