IMPORTANT PTOLEMAIC GREEK GARNET RING-STONE ENGRAVED WITH A PORTRAIT BUST OF QUEEN BERENIKE II
An Important Ptolemaic Greek Garnet Ring-Stone engraved with a portrait bust of Queen Berenike II (266/7–221 BC), Queen of Cyrene by birth, Queen of Egypt by marriage to Ptolemy III, Euergetes.
ca. 234–221 BC
Intact, 16.5 x 13 mm (2/3 x 1/2")
British private collection of Mr. C.
Antiquarium, Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XVIII (New York, 2019) p.22
The British Museum reg. nos. 1923,0401.147; 1987,0649.146