LATE HELLENISTIC RED GLASS INTAGLIO OF EROS AND PSYCHE
Set in a gold men’s ring by LaGravinese Jewelers, New York, 1978., American size 10 1⁄2 (18 gm).
Drink, Psyche, and be immortal: never more shall Cupid leave your side, for your marriage shall last throughout eternity.
Apuleius, 2nd Century AD (trans. Charles Stuttaford, 1903)
Late 1st Century BC
Height: 24 mm. (0 15/16 in.)
Width: 19 mm (0 3/4 in.)
With Carlebach Gallery, Lloyd Harbor, NY, by 1964. With appraisal, June 1978.
Antiquarium, Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XIX. (London, 2020) p.27