Roman Carnelian Intaglio 18Kt Gold Ring depicting Apollo

€5.100,00
  • • Handmade 100% Made in Italy • Authentic Intaglio 1st-2nd AD • Gemstone: Carnelian • Size: 7 1/2 US Adjustable • Band material: Gold 18KT

In this amazing ring handmade by our goldsmiths in 18 Kt gold an authentic Roman carnelian intaglio (1st-2nd cent AD) depicting the head of the God Apollo is set. Apollo was considered the standard of male beauty ! He was the son of Zeus and Leto. His twin sister is Artemis. He was the God of the arts, music, healing, purification, prophecy, oracles, poetry, civilization, the sun, truth, intelligence, logic, reason, and archery, he also showed men the art of medicine. He is famous for his oracle at Delphi. People traveled to it from all over the Greek world to divine the future.