11 December 2009,
Price realised USD 2,500
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A ROMAN BANDED AGATE RINGSTONE
CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.
The bevelled oval stone engraved with a dog in profile, its ears alert and the tail in the air; mounted as a ring in a modern gold setting
½ in. (1.3 cm.) long; ring size 9
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Molly Morse Limmer
Paris Private Collection, 1960s.
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