Bee of Ephesus Ring
Ancient bronze coin from Ephesus 380BC is set in oxidized silver, 22k yellow gold and has bead embellishments. (Size 6)
The coins depict bees. Bees were chosen as the symbol of Ephesus and remained so for several hundreds of years. Bees have an ancient reputation of femininity, the bringers of order and the regeneration of life. Honey was the nectar of the gods.