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Roman Gold Serpents Finger Ring

Antiquities - Roman


LOT 507

Estimate
GBP (£) 500 - 800
EUR (€) 560 - 900
USD ($) 700 - 1,130
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Sold for (Inc. premium): £575

ROMAN GOLD SERPENTS FINGER RING

Circa 1st century AD. A gold finger ring in the form of a triangular-section hoop expanding to an eccentric elliptical bezel with raised design of two serpents, one looped over the other. Gold, 3.30 grams, 22.0 mm. overall, (Approximate size British U, USA 10 1/4, Europe 22.83, Japan 22).

Condition
Extremely fine condition, complete and wearable.

Provenance
Ex Aston collection.

Literature
See Higgins, R.A. Greek and Roman Jewellery.

Date
Friday 18th March 2011 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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Friday 18th March 2011 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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