Lot 153: Roman Gold Ring with Garnet Cabochon
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd-3rd century AD. A carinated D-section gold hoop with discoid plaque, beaded wire collar to an ellipsoid cell with inset garnet cabochon. 2.96 grams, 22mm overall, 17.38mm internal diameter (approximate size British N 1/2, USA 7, Europe 14.51, Japan 14) (1"). Property of a European gentleman living in the UK; formerly in a private collection formed in the 1990s.
Condition Report: Very fine condition, usage wear.