Amor with a butterfly
Sardonyx. Roman. 1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
1.1 × 0.9 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Amor with a butterfly.

Sardonyx. Roman. 1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
1.1 × 0.9 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 200—201, cat. 88.
Keywords: gemma glyptics gem gems glittica gliptica gemme glyptik glyptique ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque ρωμαϊκή μυθολογία mythologia romana roman mythology mitologia römische mythologie romaine ἔρως έρως eros éros amor cupid amore cupido éros amour roman romana romano romani römische römischer romain romaine καμέα κάμερες cameo cameos cammeo cammei kamee camée kameo camée sardonyx sardonica cameo cammeo with a butterfly torch
History of Ancient Rome