View this item and discover similar more rings for sale at - French, circa 1910 The gold ring is finely modeled as a stylized coiled snake. The head of the snake is embellished with a sparkling Russian demantoid.
+ The crossover ring designed as two entwined snakes, the heads set with a circular-cut ruby and circular-cut diamond respectively, within a mount realistically carved with scales, numbered French assay marks for gold. Size weight Via Barbara Alexander.
A ROMAN GOLD SNAKE RING CIRCA CENTURY A. Composed from a stout wire, the serpent body forming the hoop, tapering and curving to the head and the tail, the head turned out, a large granule at the center in.
Finger Ring Date: century Culture: English Medium: Gold and sapphire Dimensions: Overall: 1 x x in. x x cm) Classification: Metalwork-Gold Credit Line: The Cloisters Collection, 1994 Accession Number: This artwork