Allegory of the might of love
Miniature amphora. Sardonyx. Roman, early 1st century.
Height of body (original part) 5.5 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Allegory of the might of love.

Miniature amphora. Sardonyx. Roman, early 1st century.
Height of body (original part) 5.5 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 222—223, cat. 99.
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 θεός ἀπόλλων απόλλων apollon deus apollo phoebus god dio apollo febo gott apoll dieu ἄρτεμις dea artemis goddess dea artemide göttin déesse artémis ἀφροδίτη αφροδίτη aphrodite aphrodite afrodite aphrodite aphrodite ἔρως έρως eros éros amor cupid amore cupido éros amour βένους venus venus venere venus vénus ντιάνα dea diana goddess göttin déesse diane roman romana romano romani römische römischer romain romaine καμέα κάμερες cameo cameos cammeo cammei kamee camée kameo camée ὑμήν υμήν υμέναιος hymenaios hymenaeus hymen imene imeneo hyménée sardonyx sardonica cameo cammeo amphoriskos allegory of the might of love miniature amphora roman love aphrodite afrodite venus venere diana artemis cynthia apollo phoebus hymen hymenaeus hymenaios imene imeneo
History of Ancient Rome