Subasta 86 Glyptics and Ancient Jewelry
9.12.20
Bertolami Fine Art, 1 Harewood Place, Mayfair (London W1S 1BU- United Kingdom), o 14 Hanover Square, Mayfair, (London, W1S 1HP - United Kingdom)., Italia

Wednesday dec 9 2020, 2 pm GMT (3 pm CEST)


Bertolami Fine Art, 1 Harewood Place, Mayfair (London W1S 1BU- United Kingdom), or 14 Hanover Square, Mayfair, (London, W1S 1HP - United Kingdom)

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LOTE 23:

An etruscan carnelian scarab intaglio mounted on an ancient gold ring. Centaur.

4th century B.C. ...

Vendido por: £2 200
Precio inicial:
£ 2 000
Precio estimado:
€2 000 - €5 000
Comisión de la casa de subasta: 25% Más detalles
etiquetas:

An etruscan carnelian scarab intaglio mounted on an ancient gold ring. Centaur.

4th century B.C.

intaglio : 11 x 14 x 7 mm ring diam _ 17 mm circa 3,73 gr.

The creature is turned on the left side, holding a spear. Cable border. Globular style. Attractive color of the stone. The mounting is a large broad hoop ending with small convex discs with the carnelian scarab; the intagio is revolving on a wire swivel, passing through the disks and twisted around the ends of the hoop. Small chip on the scarab wing case.

Parallel: Aa.Vv., L'Oro degli Etruschi, M. Cristofani and M. Martelli, n. 270 for the setting type.

Property of a gentleman, UK, London. Ex Christie's, Fine Antiquities, 6 July 1994, lot 339