A Roman dated yellow oval-shaped jasper intaglio depicting a romantic scene set in 22 carats yellow gold.
The shepherd is holding a long pole (crook) and watching a bird on a tree, while tending to his goat that is standing on its back legs as it is trying to reach out to a bird on a tree.
The person of a shepherd has always been seen from early on as a leader, protector, good person, guardian and watcher of people and things important in life.
It comes with certificate from the artist.
CONDITION: Overall condition is very good. The item is described to the best of our knowledge. Please refer to pictures and email with any questions.