Christie's Special Exhibition Gallery
7 December 2011
A ROMAN CARNELIAN RINGSTONE
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
The flat oval stone engraved with a centaur striding to the left, holding a branch over his shoulders, on a groundline; mounted as a ring in a modern gold setting
7/16 in. (1.1 cm.) long; ring size 6¾
with Ariadne Galleries, New York, 1980s.
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