6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 7,500
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A ROMAN GOLD RING
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
Formed from a coil of plain wire, circular in section, each end terminating in an elongated goat head, the features indicated by hatching, the fleece below each head stippled
1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm.) long
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Yvette Raoux, Paris, 1960s-1980s.
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