Greek Carnelian Portrait Intaglio in Gold Ring

 

Greek Carnelian Portrait Intaglio in Gold Ring

An ancient Hellenistic Greek carnelian intaglio of a draped portrait bust of a woman with braided locks of hair, probably the image of a Ptolemaic queen, set in a later massive gold finger ring.

Alexandria.
Ca. 3rd - 1st century BC.
Maximum width: 3.1 cm.
Weight: 41.29 gm.
Approximate ring size: 11 1/2.

Formerly in a New York private collection.

Inv#: 5431

$9,500

Guaranteed Authentic



More Images:

  • Greek Carnelian Portrait Intaglio in Gold Ring
  • Greek Carnelian Portrait Intaglio in Gold Ring
  • Greek Carnelian Portrait Intaglio in Gold Ring

 

 

Hixenbaugh Ancient Art LTD, 235 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022

212.989.9743   -   info@hixenbaugh.net

Copyright © 2006-2020 Hixenbaugh Ancient Art