A Roman Nicolo Intaglio Cameo Ring, ca 3rd century AD

Returned to Fortuna,

the white on blue gem finely engraved, portraying the bust of a youth in left profile.  The ring’s hoop is made out of pleated gold wire, framed on either side with a sheet of gold.  The hoop is connected to a raised box setting that bears the rectangular cameo.

Dimensions: Height:  US Ring size 5 1/4

Condition:  The gem with signs of wear, the ring is intact and in very good condition overall.

Provenance:  Private NYC collection, acquired in the 1970's.


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