Gold Ring with Carnelian Gem showing Jupiter and Victoria

Culture: Roman
Period: 1st-2nd century A.D.
Material: Gold, carnelian
Dimensions: 2.2 cm high; 2 cm in ring diameter; 6.8 gram
Price: Sold
Ref: 3363
Provenance: Belgian private collection B.R.
Condition: Intact
Description: Beautiful gold ring with a convex band broadening towards the top and a large, oval setting. The setting frames a gem of red carnelian depicting the goddess Victoria with a laurel wreath and a palm leave. She offers her hand to Jupiter, who holds a lance and is seated to the left.