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

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 222—223, cat. 99.
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