155
155
SAPPHIRE RING
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 4,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
155
SAPPHIRE RING
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 4,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

SAPPHIRE RING

Collet-set with a polished sapphire to a swivel setting and stirrup shaped band, size M½, decorated pouch.


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Catalogue Note

Inspired by Antiquity this design of ring was used often in Roman jewels to display hardstone intaglios or seals of family emblems, there may have been an image on each side of the disc, the swivelling motion allowing either side to be viewed.

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