The childhood of Bacchus
Sardonyx. Roman, 3rd centuries.
2.0 × 2.4 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

The childhood of Bacchus.

Sardonyx. Roman, 3rd centuries.
2.0 × 2.4 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 264—265, cat. 120.
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History of Ancient Rome