Victoria with a team of four horses
Signature: “Rufus made”.
Sardonyx. Roman. 1st century BCE.
2.6 × 1.9 cm.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum

Victoria with a team of four horses.

Signature: “Rufus made”.
Sardonyx. Roman. 1st century BCE.
2.6 × 1.9 cm.

Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum
(Санкт-Петербург, Государственный Эрмитаж)

Origin:
From the Collection of the Duke of Orleans, Paris, 1787.
Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 178—179, cat. 77.
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