A bestseller in our Museum Store, this unique snake ring will set off any look with a ssssstatement! In ancient Egypt, as in many cultures, snakes were both feared and worshipped. As one of the demons of the underworld, the destructive Apophis was feared while the serpent Meretseger was worshipped as the protector of the Valley of the Kings. A cobra, Uraeus, was attached to the headdress of King Tutankhamun and other rulers as their royal insignia and protection. This protective ring is made of pewter with and antique gold finish and sizing is adjustable.
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