H x W x D: 3.2 x 2.9 x 2.9 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 1 1/8 in.)
Gilt metal (gold wash) ring of a central domed circular design compsed of alternating concentric circles of plain wire bands and rosettes nested in circles of wire. The ring has a flattened metal back and is attached to a band of several rows of twisted and untwisted wire. The ring may have copper in it and may use a granulation technique.
Marian Johnson, purchased in Dakar, Senegal, 1963-late 20th century to 2012