Seller: leesleep (10,319) 98.4%, Location: Colchester, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 332040685767 Condition: EXCELLENT, Material: Gold, roman saxon viking: gold jewelley ring pendant, Details: STUNNING LARGE & VERY SUBSTANTIAL ANCIENT ROMAN MILITARY GOLD RING Roman, Imperial Period, ca. 2nd century CE. A substantial, heavy 22 karat gold ring made to be worn by someone in a high ranking military office. The shanks are carved in the form of a victory wreath, with flared shoulders and a deep carved decoration in the form of acanthus leaves. This supports a large square bezel with a raised circular inner bezel with an inscription that would have had personal meaning to the man wearing this. DATES: CIRCA 2ND CENTURY AD SIZE: US 10.5 & UK TWEIGHT : 23.2 GRAMS Check out my other items!