THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN SCHOLAR
A ROMAN SPECKLED JASPER RINGSTONE
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
The flat oval stone engraved with a gryllos, combining a bearded head on bird feet, surmounted by an eagle; mounted as a swivel ring in a modern gold setting
7/16 in. (1.1 cm.) long; ring size 6½
with Jakob Hirsch, Munich.
Dr. Rolan Maly, Kriens, 1972.