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BZ.1934.3, Ring of Michael Stryphnos

BZ.1934.3, Ring of Michael Stryphnos

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Byzantine, late twelfth–early thirteenth century

Enamel and gold, 1.9 cm x 3.2 cm x 3.2 cm (3/4 in. x 1 1/4 in. x 1 1/4 in.)

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired this ring from the Parisian dealer Dimitri de Gourko in September 1934.