Finger ring with snakes intertwined around an emerald
2nd century B.C.
Length: 3.5cm (1 3/8in.) Weight: 19.66 gm (0.04 lb.)
Medium or Technique
Gems and Jewelry of the Ancient Mediterranean (Made possible by the Vance Wall Foundation) (Gallery 210A)
Two serpents, intertwined, support a plano-convex emerald in a coarsley granulated capsular setting.