• Ancient Jewelry  auction at Christies

    Sale 2233

    Ancient Jewelry

    11 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 442

    A ROMAN CARNELIAN RINGSTONE

    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    A ROMAN CARNELIAN RINGSTONE
    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
    The flat oval stone engraved with janiform bearded heads, one with a bald pate; mounted as a ring in a modern gold setting
    3/8 in. (1 cm) long; ring size 7


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    Provenance

    English Private Collection, 1970s.