Islamic Gold Ring with Turquoise
12th-13th century AD
A gold ring with D-section hoop flaring at the shoulders to an ellipsoidal bezel; conical setting with a turquoise cabochon held by four claws; scroll work at the shoulders and engraving around the setting, inlaid with niello. 2.49 grams, 25.47mm overall, 15.39mm internal diameter (approximate size British I, USA 4 1/4, Europe 7.44, Japan 7) (1"). Fine condition.