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Ancient Roman Carnelian Gemstone Medieval Silver Pendant

£300.00 Approx $368.1, €349.24

Code: 10276

This is a simple ancient Roman intaglio of Fortuna, dating to the 3rd century A.D. It is cut on a carnelian gemstone. Set into a later medieval silver pendant, dating to the 12th - 13th century. The pendant is missing the suspension loop. An excavated jewel with a long history. 

OBJECT: Intaglio pendant

CULTURE: Roman / Medieval

DATE: c. 3rd century A.D. (pendant 12th - 13th century)

MATERIAL: Carnelian and silver

SIZE: 15mm x 12mm x 7mm 

WEIGHT: 2.47 grams

PROVENANCE: Ex.Property of a London Gentleman