Venus and an eagle.

Sardonyx. Roman, 1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
2.8 × 2.4 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, “Antichnye kamei”, izd-vo “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 218—219, cat. 97.

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