9 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,250
Estimate USD 2,500 - USD 3,500
A ROMAN BLOODSTONE RINGSTONE
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-1ST CENTURY A.D.
The flat oval stone engraved with a draped bust in profile to the right, the hair bound in a fillet; mounted as a ring in a modern gold setting
9/16 in. (1.4 cm.) long; ring size 9½
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with Ariadne, New York, 1980s.
PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION
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