Aurora on her chariot
Sardonyx.
Roman. 1st century.
2.8 × 3.4 cm.
Inv. No. ГР-12738.Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum

Aurora on her chariot.

Sardonyx.
Roman. 1st century.
2.8 × 3.4 cm.
Inv. No. ГР-12738.

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

Credits:
© 1994. Text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 180—181, cat. 78.
© 2019. Photo, add. information: The State Hermitage Museum.
Keywords: gemma glyptics gem gems glittica gliptica gemme glyptik glyptique roman romana romano romani römische römischer romain romaine καμέα κάμερες cameo cameos cammeo cammei kamee camée kameo ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque ἠώς ηώς έως αύως dea eos goddess of the dawn divinità eo göttin der morgenröte déesse éos ρωμαϊκή αουρόρα aurora aurore currus chariot cocchio carro da guerra streitwagen wagen char άρμα equus equi horse horses cavallo cavalli pferd pferde cheval chevaux ίππος άλογα tack harness finimenti geschirr harnachement rein reins redini zügel rêne rênes guides bride ηνία girth surcingle sottopancia bauchriemen sous-ventrière biga bige flapping streaming wind-filled cloak mantello pieno di vento windgefüllter mantel manteau rempli de vent breast-collar collar two-layered sardonyx sardonica a due strati zweischichtiger sardoine à deux couches inv no гр-12738