Priam and Achilles
Sardonyx. Roman. 1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
Workshop of Dioskourides.
2.0 × 2.7 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Priam and Achilles.

Sardonyx. Roman. 1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
Workshop of Dioskourides.
2.0 × 2.7 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, “Antichnye kamei”, izd-vo “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 192—193, cat. 84.
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History of Ancient Rome