Roman “recycled”finger ring

Photo: Sussex Archaeological Society CC By SA2.0
Object type: Ring
Period: Roman
Primary material: Copper alloy
Date found: 01/12/2022
Location: Lewes, East Sussex


A ring, dating to AD 200-410, that appears to be a bracelet terminal that has been crudely converted into a ring. It is thought that the motif may represent an eye of a snake. It is a Find of Note: County Importance