Roman gold cameo ring with face of Zeus, circa 1st - 2nd century AD.


Refine

Price: £5,400

Convert Currency
€6,048 $6,858
Ref: 19291

Free Delivery Worldwide.
Local taxes and duties may apply.

There are currently 6 other people interested in this item. Why is this important?

Add to Basket    

Reserve Item      

Add to Wishlist 

  • Email    I
  • Print    

Berganza on Twitter Berganza on Facebook Berganza on Instagram Berganza on Pinterest

Description

Roman gold cameo ring with face of Zeus. Set with a dark red stone impressive cameo of a bearded Zeus, in a closed back twisted wirework rubover collet setting, framed by beaded shoulders and wirework decoration, leading to a solid circular shank. Tested yellow gold, approximate weight 3.72g, circa 1st - 2nd century AD.

Acquired from a Swiss collection, previously from Damascus. Zeus was Greek god of the sky and thunder, identified in the Roman world with Jupiter.

Ring size guide: Q 1/2

Convert Ring Sizes.

Email: info@berganza.com | Opening hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm | Currencies accepted: £ $
Berganza on twitter Berganza on Facebook Berganza on Instagram Berganza on Pinterest
Lapada - the association of Art and Antique DealersCinoaAiadThe National Association of JewellersGemmological Institute
Updated 4/08/2018 at 4:20PM | Latest Acquisitions | Copyright Notice | Terms & Conditions | Categories | Privacy Policy | FAQs | © Berganza Ltd 2018