An absolutely beautiful Roman gold ring set with a cabochon garnet in a high elliptical stepped setting. The shank is of a later date with lotus flower plaques to the shoulders. Own a very wearable and stunning piece of history.
Romans wore gold rings set with amethysts, emeralds, garnets or pearls as a show of their wealth and would sometimes multiple rings on every finger.
Era. 3rd – 4th century AD
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Garnet 13.5 x 8.5mm
Face dimensions. 19.3 x 16mm
Weight. 5.85 grams
Historical item, very fine
Bearing in mind the great age of this item, it is important to treat it with care. We cannot extend our usual 2 year guarantee with this.