The Judgment of Paris
Italy. Second half of the 16th century.
Cameo. Chalcedony—onyx, gold. 3.0 × 3.6 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage MuseumInv. No. К 2438.

The Judgment of Paris.

Italy. Second half of the 16th century.
Cameo. Chalcedony—onyx, gold. 3.0 × 3.6 cm.
Inv. No. К 2438.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Receipt: 1785, from the Academy of Sciences (on the cover of a cup of Peter I).
Credits:
© Photo, text: Antichnoe nasledie v iskusstve Zapadnoi Evropy. Katalog vystavki. s. 91 cat. No. 76.
© 2004 — Gosudarstvennyi Ermitazh, Sankt-Peterburg.
© 2004 — AO “Slaviya”, Sankt-Peterburg.
© 2004 — OOO “Kompaniya “Bazovyi element”, Moskva.
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