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substantial roman gold intaglio ring -salus in chariot
Estimate

£5,000 - £8,000

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Description

Ca.100 AD. A rare Roman intaglio stone in a possibly later ring; Substantial gold ring with an open-work design band and elliptical bezel with an inset intaglio depicting Salus in a Chariot/ Quadriga; Salus is a Roman god of safety and well-being (welfare, health and prosperity) of both the individual and the state. Very Fine condition;wearable; D:23mm/W:28mm; UK Z; US12; 19g; Provenance: Property of a professional Ancient art and jewelry expert; previously with a London gallery; initially from a private British collection formed in the 1970s-1990s.