ANTIQUE 18K GOLD SIGNET RING c1780 w/ ANCIENT ROMAN AGATE INTAGLIO SEAL
An antique solid 18 carat gold (tests thereabouts)signet ring, set with an ancient Roman intaglio semi-translucent agate seal, engraved with a cockerel and palm frond, making a heart offering.
Intriguing, collectible & so wearable!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use.
DATE/MARKS: Seal 1/2nd century AD, ring around 1780/1800. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: Seal 11 x 9 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
RING SIZE: O or 7 ½ US (can be resized within reason).
WEIGHT: Approx. 3.3 grams.