18 October 2005
A ROMAN GOLD AND GREEN PLASMA INTAGLIO RING
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
Engraved with the scene of a young bacchante, holding a thyrsos, stooping to make an offering before a rural shrine, with tree
5/8 in. (1.4 cm.) across inner hoop
Wilhelm Horn (1870-1959); acquired from Hofmann, 1934.
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