Jewel of the day: 5th Century BC Ancient Greek Gold Finger Ring

There is something about ancient jewels that is thoroughly captivating. Most notably, it’s their actual survival. But then, thinking about who might have owned the piece, what it meant to them, how it might have been lost in time.

This ring is offered by Romanov Russia, and dates to fifth century Greece. It shows a seated dog on a chain. The karat weight of the gold is not specified.

This is priced at USD$15,000, perfect for someone who wants to own a real piece of history.


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