intaglio ring of Triton

 

Here is a large handsome carnelian intaglio of Triton. The intaglio has a border of twisted gold wire and is set in a heavy 18 carat gold mounting decorated with diamonds set in silver forming a flower pattern, the intaglio is 19th century and the mount is 1950s or 60s, signed: Tiffany & Co., USA.

Triton was a herald and spirit of the sea that he controlled at the will of his father Poseidon, he can be recognized by his double fish tail.

weight: 13.72 grams
ringsize: 16.25 mm.

Period1950-1960-1970
HouseTiffany & Co.
Price€ 6.200,-
Pricerange€ 5,000.- to € 10,000.-
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