Ring with incised design on stone

This is a cast gold ring with an incised design on its stone.This was an important period in the development of gold-working in Southeast Asia. It was during this time, Southeast Asia began using heat to work gold, and techniques such as casting and soldering to produce objects with very fine details.

Date/Period
8th-11th century
Region
Java, Indonesia
Dimension
Object size: L2.1 x W2.3 cm
Accession No.
1997-03635
Collection of
Asian Civilisations Museum
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andy Ng
Category
Gold