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Ring with Lodestone, English?, 17th Century

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Inventory Number: 51509
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Gold ring, inlaid with black and white enamel, but with no hallmark or goldsmith's mark, with set in its centre a small lodesone with soft iron pole pieces.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned.
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans in 1924.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Gold
magnetite
Fe alloy
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
25 9 21 mm

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