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LOT 0703

Estimate
GBP (£) 1,200 - 1,700
EUR (€) 1,430 - 2,030
USD ($) 1,630 - 2,310

Opening Bid
£1,080 (EUR 1,291; USD 1,470) (+bp*)

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Roman Apollo Gemstone in Gold Ring

1st-2nd century AD

An onyx cloison with intaglio profile portrait bust of Apollo. laurel to the brow; set in a later sympathetic gold finger ring. 8.30 grams, 24.26mm overall, 20.34mm internal diameter (approximate size British V, USA 10 1/2, Europe 23.87, Japan 23) (1"). Very fine condition. A large wearable size.

Provenance
German collection before 2000.
Collection of Mr D.H., formed in UK, from the EU art market.
Property of a Surrey gentleman.