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THIS LOT IS BEING OFFERED WITH NO RESERVE.

Possibly 3rd-4th century AD

This ring with its delicate construction shows the fashion for the openwork style and the typically Roman love for gemstones. The hoop is made of wire and framing the bezel is a wreath made with a twisted strip of sheet metal.

Provenance:Private Continental European Collection, 2000s

Dimensions:Circumference 63 mm.; US size 10.25, UK size V

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Medium:Gold, amethyst, glass, garnets

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Roman Amethyst Intaglio Ring: NO RESERVE

Estimate $2,000 - $4,000Nov 30, 2016
Starting Price $1
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