Priest Ring - Gold PlatedPriest Ring - Gold Plated
The pharaoh was supposed to carry out the duties of the high priest in every temple in Egypt, but his place was usually taken by the chief priest. The chief priest had great power and controlled vast wealth.
This priests ring would have been worn in Egypt around 2000 years ago. The form of the ring is characteristic of the 26th Dynasty. Its owner would have been a highly ranked official probably in the administration of a chief priest.
This Priest ring is made from lead-free pewter and is 22ct gold plated. The information card is full colour on the front and has historical information on the reverse.