Hellenistic Gold Ring
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With a flat dark amber carnelian with an intaglio of a female bust in left profile, a fillet in her hair.

 

1st Century BC

 

Height: 25 mm.     (1 in.)

Width: 19 mm     (0 3/4 in.)

Ring size: 7

 

Acquired from a European collector in 1983

 

#4205

 

Published: 

Antiquarium, Ltd. & Sue Ollemans; Ancient Rings from Near to Far East (New York, 2018) no.3

 

 

 

Comparandum:

Marshall, FH ; Catalogue of the Finger Rings Greek, Etruscan & Roman in the Department of Antiquities, British Museum (London, 1907) pl.12, no.396

 

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