ROMAN SNAKE RING, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

c AD Roman Snake Ring composed of a single strand of gold, coiled three times to form the hoop and twisted into a figure of eight at each end w snake head terminals, w added granular and incised decoration

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A NECKLACE OF TWENTY-ONE ROMAN AMETHYST RING STONES  CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-2ND CENTURY A.D.

A necklace of twenty-one Roman amethyst ring stones circa century century A. all mounted as a necklace in a Renaissance-style setting of octagonal linked segments looped together, with pearls projecting from the loops 19 in.

Roman lady in green

Roman woman in a nodus hairstyle (popular in the late Republic and early Augustan periods, worn by Livia) and dark robes.

Purple clothing was a status symbol and reserved only for emperors or senators. To achieve the color, a dye was made from murex seashells. It was treason for anyone other than the emperor to dress completely in purple.

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Toga dress : a garment worn by citizens of ancient Rome, consisting of a piece of cloth draped around the body.

Toga dress : a garment worn by citizens of ancient Rome, consisting of a piece of cloth draped around the body.

Minoan clothing was suitable to the mild climate of Crete and bore simple geometric designs. Men wore loincloths and kilts. Women wore robes that had short sleeves and layered flounced skirts. Women's clothing often fitted on top and open allowing the breasts to be exposed. They wore bracelets on their ankles and were decorated with earings, cosmetics and hair design.

The Prince of the Lilies or the Lily prince, is a celebrated ancient Minoan fresco on the Greek island of Crete dated to circa 1550 BC (the new palace period between 1700 and 1450 BC).

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