Caracalla
Two-layer onyx. Roman, 3rd century.
4.3 × 3.7 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Caracalla.

Two-layer onyx. Roman, 3rd century.
4.3 × 3.7 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 258—259, cat. 117.
Keywords: gemma glyptics gem gems glittica gliptica gemme glyptik glyptique αυτοκρατορικό imperial imperiale kaiserliches impérial ρωμαίος αυτοκράτορας καρακάλλας imperator lucius septimius bassianus caracalla roman emperor imperatore romano lucio settimio bassiano römischer kaiser empereur romain caracalle roman romana romano romani römische römischer romain romaine καμέα κάμερες cameo cameos cammeo cammei kamee camée kameo camée απεικόνιση portrait portraiture ritratto ritrattistica porträtmalerei porträt roman romana römisches romain two-layer onyx sardonyx sardonica cameo cammeo male portrait of the roman emperor septimius bassianus caracalla laurel wreath corona di alloro laurels
History of Ancient Rome