C. 3rd-7th century AD
An interesting Sasanian brass finger ring set with a carved carnelian intaglio decorated with a running lion with bird below , wings spread and a star and crescent above.
A few minor surface marks with a patchy brassy tone (over cleaned in previous collection), intact with nice detail to intaglio.
Size: 21mm internal diam
The seller of this lot hereby guarantees that this object was obtained legally. Purchased by the current owner in the UK in 2019 from Ex North London gentleman collection from 1980's-1990's.
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- and Garnet Intaglio Finger Ring - 21mm int diam
- Century/ Timeframe
- C. 3rd-7th century AD
- Good Condition, See Photo