Ring with green cabochon stone

This is a ring with a green cabochon stone. Javanese statues depict people wearing usually two rings on each hand and one on each foot. Besides personal adornment, gold was also used to make religious items and as money during this period.

Date/Period
8th-11th century
Region
Java, Indonesia
Dimension
Object size: L 2 x W 1.7
Accession No.
1997-03728
Collection of
Asian Civilisations Museum
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andy Ng
Category
Gold