Archer's Thumb Ring

Object Name: 
Archer's Thumb Ring

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Object Name: 
Archer's Thumb Ring
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.6.199
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.5 cm, Diam: 3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1912-1949
Primary Description: 
Archer's Thumb Ring. Slightly translucent grayish-white glass; probably cut from a tube, ground and carved. Tubular shape; upper rim ground flat; cut design with two conventionalized hydras with tails interlaced, a tiny dot between them instead of the usual sacred jewel; lower rim rounded; interior surface smooth.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hussey, Nellie B., Source
1951
Category: 
Exhibition of East Asiatic Glass
Venue(s)
Toledo Museum of Art 1948-10-03 through 1948-10-31