|Circa 2nd century AD|
From the fabulous Italian jeweller BVLGARI, an exceptional 18K gold ring set with a carnelian intaglio depicting Fortuna-Nike, the personification of good luck, wealth and success. The winged goddess is shown standing on a groundline in three-quarter profile wearing a girdled chiton. She holds a cornucopia in her right hand, and in her outstretched left hand she holds two wheat-ears and a steering oar.
|Location of Origin: Europe|
|Medium/Materials: 18K gold set with a carnelian intaglio|
|Dimensions: US Ring Size: 5|
|Primary Classification: Jewelry for Sale : Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Islamic Jewelry|
|Secondary Classification: Ancient Art, Antiquities : Roman Statues and Roman Antiquities|
|Condition: Intact and in excellent condition overall.|
The interior setting inscribed: BVLGARI, ID: 8497, "GODDESS FORTUNA, 2ND CENT AD" together with 18K gold mark. An exceptional ring that would make a wonderful gift and perhaps also bring the wearer good luck, wealth and success.
|Provenance: Private Florida collection.|
|Price:||Item has been sold.|
|Offered By:||Items for sale from dealers we worked with previously|
121 Mount Vernon, Boston, MA 02108 USA
Item has been sold.
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