A Roman Garnet Ringstone Intaglio, Roman Imperial Period, ca. 1st - 2nd century CE
A Roman Garnet Ringstone Intaglio, Roman Imperial Period, ca. 1st - 2nd century CE
A Roman Garnet Ringstone Intaglio, Roman Imperial Period, ca. 1st - 2nd century CE
A Roman Garnet Ringstone Intaglio, Roman Imperial Period, ca. 1st - 2nd century CE
A Roman Garnet Ringstone Intaglio, Roman Imperial Period, ca. 1st - 2nd century CE

A Roman Garnet Ringstone Intaglio, Roman Imperial Period, ca. 1st - 2nd century CE

RJ1715

Regular price$3,000 USD
/
  • Free USA shipping
    Free international shipping over $5,000

The oval intaglio engraved with a two-horse chariot in profile to the left, the chariot with spoked wheel, the charioteer (perhaps Helios) with cloak flying, holding the reins of the spirited galloping horses in one hand and urging them on with a whip in the other, groundline indicated, the intaglio set in an antique high karat gold setting in the Etruscan style.  A very pretty example.

cf: Ruseva-Slokoska, L. Roman Jewellery, Sofia, 1991, item 201, Type II, variant 4.

Dimensions: US ring size 3 1/4 (UK= F 3/4)-can be resized 

Condition: Set in a modern high karat ring, the intaglio in excellent condition.

Provenance:  Private NY collection, acquired in the 1990s.

We ship Tuesday to Friday with FedEx and usually same day if your order is received before 2pm. Within the continental USA, packing, shipping and insurance is free. Depending on size and destination, delivery times range from one to five business days.

For overseas shipments we charge a small flat rate which includes packing, preparation of all customs paperwork, insurance and carrier fees in compliance with all USA and International customs requirements.  Overseas shipments are sent using either USPS Priority Mail or FedEx but contact us if you have a shipping preference. International customers are responsible for all duties and taxes. 

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Come Visit Us

Any item from this site may be viewed by appointment at our Washington, DC location

Tuesday - Friday between 11 am - 5 pm.

Phone: 202 342 0518