Lot 170: Roman Ring with Chi-Rho Intaglio
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 4th century AD. A flat-section silver hoop with rib detailing, discoid bezel with granules to the shoulders, beaded wire collar, inset later carnelian cloison with intaglio Christogram flanked by '?' and '?'. 6.65 grams, 25mm overall, 18.79mm internal diameter (approximate size British R, USA 8 3/4, Europe 19.0, Japan 18) (1"). Property of a Surrey collector; acquired in the early 1970s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.