Triptolemos and Demeter
Sardonyx. 1st century CE.
2.3 × 3.0 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Triptolemos and Demeter.

Sardonyx. 1st century CE.
2.3 × 3.0 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 206—207, cat. 91.
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History of Ancient Rome