Ring Snake braided of Pompeii 18K GOLD plated 925 Silver replica of a 1st century jewel. BC, discovery of the excavations of Pompeii.
In Roman religion, the snake-shaped Genius (Lat. Genius) was the benevolent guardian spirit of the fate of families but also of individuals. A Pompeii the snake represented fertility and sexuality. Rings in the shape of a serpent, linked to the goddesses who protect health, were very popular at the time Roman.
Item inspired by jewelry ancient .
- Material: 18K Gold Plated 925 Sterling Silver
- Weight: about 10g
- Dimensions: 2.2 x 2.5 x 2.5cm
- Misure: IT 14 - Ø 1 mm
Produced in Italy
" Splendors The luxury of ornaments in Herculaneum ", edited by Francesco Sirano.