Ancient Roman Bronze Ring With Decorations-Metal Detecting Find

Sold $18.15 6 Bids, $9.49 Shipping, 14-Day Returns, eBay Money Back Guarantee

Seller: plumpton-antiques (2,338) 99.8%, Location: Chester, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 254511652141 PLUMPTON ANTIQUESDESCRIPTION: ROMAN RING.A SUPERB BRONZE RING WITH A HOOP THAT TAPERS OUT AT THE SHOULDERS AND HAS LOVELY INCISED DECORATIONS.THE BEZEL HAS AN OVAL DEPRESSION THAT WOULD ONCE HAVE HELD AN INTAGLIO (CARVED STONE OR GLASS).LOTS OF SIMILAR EXAMPLES HAVE BEEN RECORDED BY THE BRITISH MUSEUM ON THE PORTABLE ANTIQUITIES SCHEME.JUST IMAGINE WHO OWNED, WORE AND LOVED THIS!THE ARTEFACT HAS BEEN SYMPATHETICALLY CLEANED TO REVEAL HOW IT WOULD HAVE LOOKED FOR ITS FIRST OWNER BUT STILL RETAINS A LOT OF AGE. THE LAST TWO PHOTOS SHOW THE ARTEFACT AS IT WAS FOUND.COMES IN A FREE PRESENTATION BOX AS PICTURED.THE ARTEFACT HAS BEEN TREATED WITH RENAISSANCE WAX WHICH PRESERVES AND PROTECTS THE ARTEFACT AND IS USED BY THE BRITISH MUSEUM CURATORS.PERIOD/CULTURE: 1ST-3RD CENTURY AD/BRITISH.UK SIZE (APPROX):M ½..CONDITION: VERY GOOD FOR AGE.PAYMENT: WITHIN 72 HOURS OF AUCTION END (IF AUCTIONED) PLEASE.SHIPPING: ALL ITEMS WILL NORMALLY BE DISPATCHED WITHIN 24 HOURS OF PAYMENT RECEIVED-COMBINED POSTAGE FOR MULTIPLE ITEMS-PLEASE ASK.LOW STARTING PRICE.MOST OF MY FINDS I BUY OFF FELLOW DETECTORISTS BUT SOME I HAVE FOUND MYSELF OVER MANY YEARS. ITEMS OF HUGE HISTORICAL VALUE ARE SOLD TO MUSEUMS TO PRESERVE OUR UNDERSTANDING OF THE PAST.ALL THE ARTEFACTS ARE CAREFULLY RESEARCHED TO IDENTIFY THEM AND I DRAW UPON MY EXPERIENCE OF WORKING IN A MUSEUM FOR SEVERAL YEARS AND BY USING LOTS OF REFERENCE BOOKS.ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE ASKAND THANK YOU FOR LOOKING! Condition: VERY GOOD, INTACT AND WEARABLE, Provenance: Metal Detecting Find, Colour: Bronze, Featured Refinements: Roman Ring, Type: Rings, Material: Bronze

PicClick Insights PicClick Exclusive
  •  Popularity - 114 views, 2.2 views per day, 52 days on eBay. Very high amount of views. 1 sold, 0 available. High amount of bids.
  •  Price -
  •  Seller - 2,338+ items sold. 0.2% negative feedback. Great seller with very good positive feedback and over 50 ratings.
Similar Items