Late 18th Century Carnelian Intaglio Ring of the Bull and the Snake For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 2 images

Late 18th Century Carnelian Intaglio Ring of the Bull and the Snake

About

The oval carnelian depicting a standing bull fighting against a snake. Carnelian size: 15 x 13 mm Mounted in 18Kt yellow gold chevalier shape ring Weight: 19.7 gr Finger size: 8 3/4 In the Christian iconography the bull has been seen as a symbol of Christ sacrificed himself on the cross for man's redemption,also its fertilizing activity was also approached to Christ as the source of life. The snake is traditionally the symbol of evil

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Place of origin
    Italy
  • Date of manufacture
    1790's
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Seller location
    Firenze, IT
  • Reference number
    LU1202108103

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

4.9 / 5
Vetted
Recognized
Platinum Seller
1stdibs seller since 2010
Located in Firenze, IT
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Late 18th Century Agate Scarab Intaglio of Bell...
Unknown
Antique 1780s Signet Rings
Agate, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold
Rock Crystal Intaglio of a French Crest, Late 1...
Unknown
Antique Late 18th Century Georgian Signet Rings
Rock Crystal, Gold, 18k Gold
Carnelian Gold Intaglio Socrates Ring
Unknown
Antique 1810s Georgian Signet Rings
Carnelian, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold
19th Century Carnelian Intaglio Ring
Unknown
Antique 1870s Victorian Signet Rings
Carnelian, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold
You May Also Like
Victorian 18 Carat Gold and Carnelian Intaglio ...
Unknown
Antique 19th Century Victorian Signet Rings
Carnelian, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold
Georgian Yellow Gold and Carnelian Intaglio Ring
Unknown
Antique 1850s Classical Roman Signet Rings
Carnelian, 14k Gold
Georgian Carnelian Intaglio Gold Signet Ring
Unknown
Antique Early 19th Century Georgian Signet Rings
Carnelian, Yellow Gold
Medieval Carnelian Intaglio Gold Lion Ring
Unknown
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Medieval Signet Rings
Carnelian, Yellow Gold
Antique Carnelian "Lady Hope" Intaglio Ring
Unknown
Antique 18th Century Victorian Signet Rings
Carnelian, 18k Gold
Victorian Rare Carnelian Intaglio Portrait Ring
Unknown
Antique 1880s Victorian Signet Rings
Carnelian, 18k Gold
Roman Carnelian Intaglio Ring
Unknown
Antique 15th Century and Earlier More Rings
Carnelian, 18k Gold, Silver
Handsome Gold Ring set with a Carnelian Intagli...
Unknown
Antique 1780s Signet Rings
Carnelian, 18k Gold

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries