Rare Ancient Byzantine Gold & Garnet Pendant 4th century AD Price: call-415-776-0104 Item Number: 5213 Description: A Byzantine Gold Pendant, Circa 4th-8th century AD. This gold pendant evidences the excellent level of metalworking skills of the ancient goldsmiths.
Gold gimmel ring, enamelled in various colours, containing a table cut diamond and red enamel simulating a ruby, opening to reveal two cavities beneath, filled with a newborn baby and a skeleton, The inner sides of the twin interlocking hoops which are inscribed in Latin NON SEPARET HOMO /QUOD DEUS CONIUNXIT.( Man must not divide those whom God has joined together)16th/early 17th century
Gold archaeological style necklace, the wide strap chain edged with rosettes and small seed shaped pendants hung with chains with more rosettes terminating in amphorae and larger seed shaped pendants, fastening behind, the clasps decorated with filigree palmettes. Castellani, c.1872.
A GREEK GOLD, GLASS, CARNELIAN AND AMETHYST NECKLACE HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH-3RD CENTURY B.C. Composed of seven gold vessel pendants, interspersed with green glass spherical and tubular beads, blue glass spherical beads, a carnelian and an amethyst spherical beads 13 in. (33 cm.) long max.