Hermann Historica - Internationales Auktionshaus für Antiken, Alte Waffen, Orden und Ehrenzeichen, Historische Sammlungsstücke
AN EAST GREEK GOLD AND CARNELIAN SCARAB FINGER RING ARCHAIC PERIOD, CIRCA LATE 6TH CENTURY B.C. The plain hoop oval in section with conical terminals, joined to the scarab by a plain wire threaded through the perforations of the stone and the terminals and coiled spirally along the hoop, the scarab carefully detailed, the underside engraved with the head of a roaring lion, his open mouth revealing fangs and a lolling tongue, a forepaw extending forward, enclosed within a hatched border
Golden ring with gem , Roman, 1st Century. AD Oval Carnelian with cut decoration
Cornelian intaglio: bird on a branch to right.
A Roman golden necklace with knots of Hercules, 2nd - 3rd century
Roman gold finger ring, above, set with an emerald, almost certainly from Egypt, engraved with the portrait of a member of the Severan dynasty, either the Empress Julia Domna (d. 217 C.E.) or the Princess Plautilla (d. 212 C.E.)