Venus and an eagle
Sardonyx.
Roman, 1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
2.8 × 2.4 cm.
Inv. Nos. ГР-12410 / Ж. 21.Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum

Venus and an eagle.

Sardonyx.
Roman, 1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
2.8 × 2.4 cm.
Inv. Nos. ГР-12410 / Ж. 21.

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

Credits:
© 1994. Text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 218—219, cat. 97.
© 2020. Photo, add. information: The State Hermitage Museum.
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