AN EGYPTIAN GOLD SNAKE BRACELET Ptolemaic Period, B. Given to Lord Edward Gleichen, British Ambassador to Egypt, in appreciation for his fund-raising efforts on behalf of the opening of the tomb of Tutankhamun.
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.
(would like this shape style in a bracelet) An Etruscan Gold Sprial ring circa Century BC. Composed of two smooth wires either side of a spirally twisted wire, terminals in the form of granular rosettes within a wire border.
A Hellenistic Herakles knot pendant, Circa Century BC Composed of two sheet gold tubes decorated with scrolls of applied beaded wire, the hollow repoussé lion head terminals with gaping jaws holding gold hoops, with a die-struck gold draped dancing Maenad