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Puzzle ring

18th century

Gold puzzle ring of four hoops, interlaced at the bezel to form a knot and set with five turquoises

17.12 mm internal ring diameter; 4.34 g weight

Bought in London

Presented by Dr C.D.E. Fortnum in honour of Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee, 1897; WA1897.CDEF.F814

Taylor and Scarisbrick, Finger Rings from Ancient Egypt to the present day, 1978, no. 726