Ring with Two-Headed Serpent from Oplonti (Pompeii)
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Ring with two-headed snake from Oplontis (Pompeii)

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Ring with two-headed serpent from Oplontis ( Pompeii ), inspired by the original ring from the 1st century. BC, kept at the Archaeological Museum of Naples.

In Roman religion, the serpent-shaped Genius (lat. Genius) was the benevolent guardian spirit of the fate of families but also of individuals. A Pompeii the serpent represented fertility and sexuality. Serpent body rings linked to the protective deities of health were very widespread at the time Roman.   

Gold-plated two-headed snake ring                 Gold-plated silver ring with snake

Object inspired by ancient jewellery.

  • Material: 925 Silver / 18K Gold plated 925 Silver
  • Weight: 6g
  • Size: IT 18 adjustable - Ø 18.80 mm
  • Color: Silver / Golden

Bibliography: 
" Splendori Il lusso negli ornamenti a Ercolano ", a cura di Francesco Sirano.
" La bellezza femminile a Pompei. Cosmesi ed ornamenti ", a cura di Antonio D'Ambrosio.

Produced in Italy

 

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