Christie's Special Exhibition Gallery
7 December 2011
A ROMAN CARNELIAN RINGSTONE
CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.
The flat oval stone engraved with a rooster in profile to the left, facing a sheaf of wheat, on a groundline; mounted as a ring in a modern gold setting
3/8 in. (1 cm.) wide; ring size 6¼
Art Market, Belgium, mid 1990s.
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