5 December 2012
PROPERTY FROM AN ISRAELI-AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
A ROMAN CARNELIAN RINGSTONE
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
The flat oval stone engraved with a profile draped bust of Apollo, a sprig of laurel before him; mounted as a ring in a modern gold setting
1/8 in. (1.1 cm.) wide; ring size 4½
Private Collection, Zurich.
with Ariadne Galleries, New York, 1990.
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