14k Gold Intaglio Ring Signed B Androclus & Lion Dog Classic Sze 6.75 Tagliamonte. This 14 karat gold ring is simply beautiful. Solid 14k yellow gold setting with the lemon yellow color of the intaglio and its fascinating subject. The highly detailed glass cameo in golden citrine yellow depicts a child with a lion, taken from the Roman legend of Androclus and the Lion. The carved design is clearly readable: the boy kneels before the majestic lion, gently holding the beast’s paw to remove a thorn. The ring is signed “B” in concentric circles below “14kt Italy” on an oval plaque inside the ring. This is said to be one of the marks on jewelry by Tagliamonte, a family-owned company founded in Italy in 1943. Intaglio jewelry has been popular, revisited and revived since ancient Roman times and this ring. The rectangular face that frames the slightly recessed intaglio like a painting is about 9/16″ by about 7/16″. The rectangle ranges in depth from about 1/4″ to about 1/8″ and the sides of the box thus formed are textured with parallel vertical lines. Blue sapphire cabochons are bezel-set on the side, where they are prominently seen when the ring is viewed from the front or sides, adding color, interest The cabs are flanked by curlicues and beading. The item “14k Gold Intaglio Ring Signed B Androclus & Lion Dog Classic S 6 3/4 Tagliamonte” is in sale since Tuesday, November 19, 2019. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Designer, Signed\Rings”. The seller is “collegetuition8yrs” and is located in Ridgefield, Connecticut. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Bermuda, Luxembourg, Viet nam, Uruguay.
- Metal Purity: 14k
- Ring Size: 6.75