Roman sterling silver ring dating from around 300 AD. The ring is of typical Roman form, with wide shoulders and an oval shank. It is set with a cornelian intaglio of Mercury with a winged helmet and carrying a magic wand. The ring is in remarkably good condition, and will shine up when worn.
Because of the typical oval shape of the hoop it is difficult to size accurately, but it should fit a US finger size 5 1/4 - UK size K