Awesome antique Sterling Silver ring, a Peruzzi style interpretation of the Greek god Zeus. Likely to date from the Aesthetic Movement of the Victorian Era. This unusual ring's shank is carved all the way around. The shank's interior is smooth.
The ring setting, representing the roaring face of Zeus, measure almost 1" North South by 3/4" East West and rises a maximum of 1/2" above the hand.
Ring size is 9.5. Ring is not marked, carefully tested. Weighs approximately 11 grams, it is substantial.
Ring condition is very good for the age. However, some of the high points have worn down. Only noticeable when the looked at from a profile angle. Estimated to date from the 1880's.