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Lot 1268

oval intaglio of Dionysus with thrysus, possibly 1st Century AD, tested at least 22kt. yellow gold, approx. size 9, 7.9 grams

Note: With receipt from Mathias Komor, New York, dated 1979: "Gold ring with carnelian intaglio showing the head of a Maenad. The gold setting is of the period and the entire ring is perfectly preserved. Greek art. Hellenistic period.”


light abrasions to carnelian, inner lining separated from shank under stone on one side, dents, wear and scrataches

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Ancient Roman Carnelian Intaglio Ring

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000Nov 16, 2018
117 Tunnel Road
Asheville, NC 28805
United States
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