A GREEK GOLD RING, 2ND HALF OF THE 5TH CENTURY B.C.
A GREEK GOLD RING, 2ND HALF OF THE 5TH CENTURY B.C.
A GREEK GOLD RING, 2ND HALF OF THE 5TH CENTURY B.C.
A GREEK GOLD RING, 2ND HALF OF THE 5TH CENTURY B.C.
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF JAN MITCHELL

A GREEK GOLD RING, 2ND HALF OF THE 5TH CENTURY B.C.

Estimate: 7,000 - 10,000 GBP

PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF JAN MITCHELL

A GREEK GOLD RING, 2ND HALF OF THE 5TH CENTURY B.C.

Estimate: 7,000 - 10,000 GBP

Lot Sold:9,750GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from the Estate of Jan Mitchell

A GREEK GOLD RING, 2ND HALF OF THE 5TH CENTURY B.C.


the bezel of oval shape engraved with a seated woman holding a wreath in her right hand, a dove perched on her left arm, Eros flying before her.

Width of bezel 1.8 cm.; diameter 2.2 cm.

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Provenance

Jan Mitchell (1913-2009), New York, probably acquired in the 1960s or earlier

by descent to the present owner

Catalogue Note

For a related example in The Metropolitan Museum of Art see J. Boardman and D. Scarisbrick, The Ralph Harari Collection of Finger Rings, 1977, pp. 15–16, fig. 8 https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/256191).

Ancient Sculpture and Works of Art
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