A fine gold ring with a Roman intaglio

A fine gold ring with a Roman intaglio - image-1
A fine gold ring with a Roman intaglio - image-1

A fine gold ring with a Roman intaglio

The domed band of beaten gold with granulated decor to the shoulders. Set with a carnelion intaglio (ca. 11 x 9 mm) carved as Mercury with the caduceus and a pouch. Ring size 58. Weight 3.2 g.
1st C. A.D., the setting presumably also Roman, but associated.

Lot 38 Dα

Estimate:
800 € - 1.000 €

Result:
992 €