6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 8,125
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
A ROMAN GOLD AND AMETHYST FINGER FING
CIRCA 3RD CENTURY A.D.
The solid cast hoop flat on the interior, carinated on the exterior, the sides voluted, merging with grooved shoulders, expanding toward the bezel, with four prongs supporting the oval bezel, with peltae on either side, set with a cabochon amethyst
7/8 in. (2.2 cm.) wide; ring size 7
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Acquired by the current owner prior to 1980.
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