Ring, Medieval, Men's, Sword and Arm, c. 9th-13th Century
Copper alloy; 9.1gm / Ring size 11 1/4
Con/ as cast; dark brown patina
Description/ bezel engraved with raised arm, sword, star and crescent moons.
Ref/ Pollio, page 112
Seller's Note/ Also known as "sword in hand" or "arm holding sword", this heraldic device was used to convey the sense of temporal sovereignty and military domination. Such designs were utilized in Eastern Europe and the Balkans throughout the Medieval Period.
This is one truly macho large ring and extremely rare in such pristine condition. Wear this ring for domination!