Object Title

Thumb ring

Thumb ring

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXVIB.169

Provenance

Purchased 10 August 2004 at a private auction, lot 30. Part of a collection belonging to Commander Paterson

Physical Description

A cylindrical thumb ring, fashioned from green jade marbled with blue, russet and white. The ring is plain and smooth on the main faces, without ornamentation. One rim is rounded outwards with a convex curve, the other rim slopes inwards towards the centre of the ring and has a more precise outer edge.

Materials

Dimensions

InnerDiameter22mm
OverallHeight29mm
OverallWeight0.044kg
OverallWidth36mm

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places China/Asia