ANCIENT VIKING COIL RING, 850-1050 AD, SIZE 10 3/4
Gilt bronze. Size 10 3/4. Made by the lost-wax process, with 2 ¾ full turns of the 4.3mm low rounded face band. 14.1mm full width (over ½” resulting. Coil beads, rings, and other adornment elements were very popular in Viking culture. Surface slightly textured from burial. Due to its age, resizing is not advised. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity. Professionally refurbished with the 24karat gold overlay restored, for contemporary wear.