ROMAN SORCERER’S RING, 1ST CENTURY BC-1ST CENTURY AD, SIZE 6 1/2
Gilt bronze, size 6 ½. Broad round face band with the Roman thickened base and ridged shoulders. Lenticular bezel inscribed with the lituus, the wand of the augurs who were seers of the Roman pagan religion. They were wearable to predict the future by ”reading” the flight of birds in an area prescribed by the lituus. Some wear from its time of use but very well preserved with the 24karat gold surface restored. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.