A wonderful and fully wearable, Roman Gold ring with a spactacular large intaglio, Ring, ca. 3rd. century, the gemstone, 1st. century AD. The splendid intaglio in banded Carnelian is domed and is carved with a fine style image of Nike crowning a godess. The ring simple flat design with an oval bezel and decorative borders. Size: A very large male ring, inner diameter 24 mm. by 23 mm. so almost round. The bezel 21 mm. and the stone itself only slightly smaller. Combined weight approx 10 grams!
Condition: Superb and fully wearable, the ancient goldring expertly fitted by a Jeveller to match the attractive stone. Ex. gold ring ex Gorny & Mosch, the stone from an old Danish Private Collection