Lot 124: Roman Gold Ring with Chalcedony Cameo
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st century AD. A round-section gold hoop with drum bezel and beaded wire fillet, inset chalcedony cameo of a female face. Cf. Ruseva-Slokoska, L. Roman Jewellery, Sofia, 1991, item 234. 3.73 grams, 26mm overall, 15.76mm internal diameter (approximate size British J 1/2, USA 5, Europe 9.32, Japan 9) (1"). From a private UK collection; formerly in a Munich collection formed in the 1970s.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.