A museum quality ancient Roman gold ring, circa 400 AD. This hollow ring is bezel-set with a garnet intaglio of Hippocamp a fish-tailed horse that was considered the horse of Poseidon in Greco-Roman mythology. Poseidon was the god of the sea, earthquakes, and horses.The ring is elaborately decorated with applied gold wire and triangular-shaped beaded designs. Approximate ring size 6.25 6.5. This ring is not sizable. The item "Ancient Roman Garnet Intaglio Gold Ring" is in sale since Sunday, June 10, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Antiquities\Roman".com" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.