Ring with an architectural motif

Ring with an architectural motif

Ring with an architectural motif
Designed and made by Michael Burton
Britain
1975
Silver
Height 6 cm x width 2 cm x depth 2 cm
Museum no. M.296-1975

The design of this ring was inspired by traditional Jewish marriage rings. These rings are often decorated with a representation of a miniature building, said to portray the Temple, the synagogue or the new home the married couple were about to set up.