9 December 2008,
Price realised USD 1,875
USD 2,500 - USD 3,500
A ROMAN EYE AGATE RINGSTONE
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
The convex oval stone engraved with jugate male portrait busts, the one in the foreground helmeted, the other wearing a laurel wreath; mounted as a ring in a modern gold setting
11/16 in. (1.7 cm.) long; ring size 6
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Texas Private Collection, 1985.
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