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”, izd-vo “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 222—223, cat. 99.
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