Antique intaglio of the Muse Erato 1st/2nd century AD 750 red carnelian gold ring n gem. Antique intaglio of the Muse Erato, 1st/2nd century AD Christ in a modern gold ring. In Roman times, Intaglien like this were present for the most diverse occasions. It had cut images of themselves or patron saints in stone to give them to friends and relatives. Scenes from mythology and depictions of the gods served as protection-making amulets. But Intaglien emerged as a precious gifts from the emperor to capture soldiers, civil servants or deserving citizens for dependable service. The present, some 2,000 years old gem could be such a gift and maybe even a romantic! One of the nine muses is shown. Her lyre, the ancient string instrument, is the standing lady as of Erato, the Muse of love poetry, dance and sing. The Überleferung according to their music should arouse the longing. And indeed Eratos lips like the vocals are open! The Roman carnelian came with its version originally as part of a bracelet of the years around 1800 from a Cologne collection to us. Simple ring rail emerged from international gold with the two Decorative bows right and left of the stone setting in our workshop according to models of same time. So, the gem, which originated in Roman times as a ring stone, can be worn again with joy on the finger. And: you can have sure worse companions as the Muse Erato, which is mostly Schutzparonin of lovers! An ancient, Roman intaglio in carnelian, 8.3 x 10.2 mm red gold 750/000, is 18 carat. Fineness “750” in the new ring rail. The ring head about 11 x 13 mm, the ring rail 2.4 mm wide. 58 (German ring gauge, corresponds to the circumference in mm). This ring can be changed in size by our Goldsmith. Very good, the ring rail itself around 2,000 modern, the version of the Carneols from the early 19th century, the carnelian years old. The carnelian with minimal Kratzerchen. We want you to be satisfied 100%! Therefore, examine, describe, and we photograph all our jewellery pieces with the utmost care. Our reviews of the antique jewelry you can rely on our years of experience in the trade, as well as our expertise as a studied art historian. As a member of various dealer organizations, as well as the British Society of jewellery historians We committed ourselves here to utmost accuracy. In our descriptions we always also indicate any signs of age and broken, that we not hide in our photos – so you if our package comes to you need to experience any unpleasant surprises. The item “Antique Intaglio Muse Erato 1. /2. Century N Chr. 750 Red Gold Ring Carnelian” is in sale since Wednesday, May 22, 2019. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Other Vintage Jewelry”. The seller is “hofer-antikschmuck” and is located in Berlin. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- IRRESISTIBLE! Ancient Turquoise Eagle Man Face Intaglio Solid 22K Gold Ring
- Toujours Gay Cupid Carnelian Intaglio Ring