A ROMAN GOLD AND RED JASPER FINGER RING
Circa 1st Century B.C.
The solid ring with a plain hoop, round on the exterior, flat on the interior, expanding at the shoulders to a wide bezel set with a flat oval stone, engraved with a bearded centaur moving to the left on a groundline, his twisting human torso rendered in three-quarter view, his mantle, pinned on his shoulders and billowing behind him, holding a bow in one hand, his other raised to his shoulder
1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm) wide; ring size 8