Lot 2292: Western Asiatic Sassanian Gold Ring with Intaglio
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 3rd-6th century AD. A plano convex gold ring set with a carnelian engraved with the bust of a bearded male; Pahlavi script to the edges. 2.49 grams, 18.09mm overall, 14.81mm internal diameter (approximate ring size British H 1/2, USA 4, Europe 6.18, Japan 7) (1/2"). From a London, UK, collection; acquired 1970s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.