Capricorn Torc Ring (Silver)

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This outstanding Silver Ring constitutes our thickest and most impressive Capricorn torc set from our world-renown Hellenistic animal torc range. A museum quality reproduction in 925 Sterling Silver. This impressive piece in many ways embodies the finesse and the splendor of Hellenistic and Archaic jewelry heritage.

Such intricate and quality-made pieces demonstrate the characteristic unique value of greek artisan silversmithery with all its diachronic finess.

The ring comes only in one size. As it is open ended it can be adjusted (with a bit of care) from US size 5.5 to a US size 7.5 (in european sizing this range translates to 51 mm - 55 mm)

The Capricorn Torc Bracelet, Collar and Earrings are perfect match to our magnificent Capricorn Torc Ring and can be purchased under the reference number JEGR3002031, JEGR3002032, JEGR3002033.

The Ring is hand-made and assembled from several pieces, vividly carved and assembled by skilled artisans to obtain this remarkable and solid and finely designed ornament of Grecian jewelry.


Torc Jewelry

Torc jewelry describes ancient jewelry that was open ended in the front (as necklaces or bracelets) and usually contained decorative ornate animal heads on either side of the opening. This motif renders the attributes of design and decoration of gold and silver artifacts from the archaic period. There are great similarities found between celtic and Greek torcs of this type, as this rhythm was known to have existed all over Europe.

The oldest type of torc (or torque latin) jewelry known were excavated in classical Greek burial tombs. Famous celtic torcs, much later were also found in tombs of Celtic princes. Many historians argue that they were a sign of nobility while others suggest the torc to have been a decoration awarded to warriors for their deeds in battle. Before this predominantly masculine form of decoration, torc jewelry is know to have also been a feminine form of jewelry (before 4 B.C).

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  • MATERIAL

    Solid Sterling Silver (925)
  • SIZE

    Adjustable: From US size 5.5 to a US size 7.5 (European sizes 51mm to 55mm)
    Weight: 10 grams (0.35oz)
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1
  • REF. NUMBER

    JEGR3002034

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  • MATERIAL

    Solid Sterling Silver (925)
  • PARAMETERS

    Adjustable: From US size 5.5 to a US size 7.5 (European sizes 51mm to 55mm)
    Weight: 10 grams (0.35oz)
  • ORIGIN

    Greece
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1
  • REF. NUMBER

    JEGR3002034

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